Begonias
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Fibrous begonias

Zone Sebastopol ca | Mwilliamswynn added on November 11, 2015 | Answered

I live in Northern California and have a large bed off fibrous begonias. Can I cut them to the ground before the first hard frost without losing them the following growing season?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on November 13, 2015

You will need to lift the plants and put them in pots to bring indoors for winter.
Begonias will not survive temperatures below freezing.
Here is a link with more information.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/begonia/wintering-begonias-overwintering-a-begonia-in-cold-climates.htm

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