Note: This is an American Begonia Society members-only event.
If you have not yet joined the ABS and are interested in attending this program, please see the membership link on our website, https://www.begonias.org/membership/join/.
Join the American Begonia Society on Saturday, November 19 at 12pm EST for a Virtual Education program, “Tuberous Begonias: The Challenges of Growing in an Ever-changing Climate.”
During the program you will enjoy learning from three expert growers of tuberous begonias about their experiences growing in very different climates:
- Nick Alteri, Rhode Island
- Paul and Laurel Carlisle, California
- Samuel and Betty Kennedy, Scotland
.The program is a great introduction and guide to the world of tuberous begonias. Some topics include:
- History of tuberous begonias
- Starting tuberous begonias in the spring
- Culture, including soils
- How to put them to bed in the winter
- Learning how to classify blooms of tuberous begonias
- Growing for show
.Join us as these three presenters take us on a tuberous Begonia journey through time and across the world!
Support ABS educational programming: To support ABS virtual education programs, please make a donation online at https://www.begonias.org/donate/, or send a check (indicate if the donation is to support educational programs) to American Begonia Society, 2533 Warrego Way, Sacramento, CA 95826.