About 300 begonias with a rich variety of over 50 species will be displayed at the thematic exhibition to be held at the Display Plant House of Forsgate Conservatory in Hong Kong Park starting from December 1, 2017. Common species like Begonia cucullata, Begonia Rieger and Begonia rex-cultorum and a distinct native species, Begonia hongkongensis will also be showcased as the highlight of the exhibition. In addition to the presentation of about 50 species of begonias, display boards will also be set up to introduce their characteristics, cultivation and propagation methods, as well as the four native Begonia species in Hong Kong. To further enhance public understanding, two sessions of guided tours will be organised at 11am and 3pm on every Sunday from December 3, 2017 to January 14, 2018. Each tour will last for an hour.
Park-goers are welcomed to visit the exhibition, which will be open to the public free of charge from 9am to 5pm daily from December 1, 2017 to January 14, 2018 at the Display Plant House of Forsgate Conservatory of Hong Kong Park, 19 Cotton Tree Drive, Central.
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