Seed Fund

Lyla Kilpatrick is in charge of the AABS seed fund, together with help from other people in the Western Australian Begonia Society.

Anyone with seed to offer for use in the seed bank please contact Lyla at
24 Melaleuca Place Donnybrook  WA  6239
or phone (08) 9731 1926.

Please contact Lyla before sending off your donations.

This list is updated every three months when the new copy of

Begonia Australis is issued.

Seed available as of 04 April, 2016:

Plant Name Description Price
B. African sp. – white flowered like B. scharffiana and B. scharffii Shrub like $1.20
B. angularis Cane like $1.20
B. barkeri Rhizomatous $1.20
B. Bob Cherry Chinese sp #A – see front cover of the June 2013 Journal $1.20
B. boliviensis Tuberous $1.20
B. cathayana Shrub like $1.20
B. cinnabarina Tuberous $1.20
B. coccinea Cane like $1.20
B. convolvulacea Trailing Scandent $1.20
B. coriacea  – see page 40 of the December 2015 journal Rhizomatous – small leafed $1.20
B. dregei Semi tuberous $1.20
B. foliosa Shrub like $1.20
B. goegoensis Rhizomatous $1.20
B. heracleifolia Rhizomatous $1.20
B. ludwigii Thick stemmed $1.20
B. luxurians Shrub like $1.20
B. masoniana Rhizomatous $1.20
B. olsoniae Shrub like $1.20
B. paulensis Rhizomatous $1.20
B. procumbens Trailing Scandent $1.20
B. rajah Rhizomatous $1.20
B. Rex cultorum Rhizomatous $1.20
B. sizemoreae Rhizomatous $1.20
B. solananthera Trailing Scandent $1.20
B. soli-mutata Rhizomatous $1.20
B. U. 007 – white flowered from The Philippines Cane like $1.20
B. U. 031 – white flowered from Brazil Cane like $1.20
B. U. 400 Rhizomatous $1.20
B. venosa Shrub like $1.20
B. vitifolia (= reniformis) Thick Stemmed $1.20
B. wollnyi Thick Stemmed $1.20
B. xanthina var pictafolia Rhizomatous $1.20

Thank you to those who have supplied seed.

The seed is priced in Australian dollars. Postage is AUD $2.40 per order.

(AUD stamps are acceptable)

The seeds distributed by the Seed Fund are identified as received from the donors.

We reserve the right to refuse sales – especially if we suspect the seeds are being sold on at a profit.

Please note: It would be appreciated if orders of AUD $10.00 or less could be paid in stamps.

When ordering seed would you please block-print your name and address to ensure correct delivery details as returned mail delays delivery and incurs extra costs for the seed fund.

Please make your cheque or Money Order out to A.A.B.S. Seed Fund, and send to :

Lyla Kilpatrick 24 Melaleuca Place Donnybrook WA 6239 Tel: (08) 9731 1926

*** Please note ***

seed is only available to:

members of societies that belong to the Association of Australian Begonia Societies Inc.


direct AABS subscribers who live overseas.

Overseas subscribers of the AABS who are wishing to purchase seed can arrange for payment via PayPal.

If you would like to pay via PayPal, please contact the Treasurer to arrange payment:


If you live in Australia and wish to join any of these societies please contact the Treasurer of the society as listed on the Member Societies page.

If you live overseas and would like to join the AABS please see our Subscription page.