Begonia rex

Posted by on August 9, 2013 in foliage season, full sun, water generously | Comments Off on Begonia rex

Begonia rex
Scientific Name : Begonia rex
Family : Begoniaceae
Common Name : Begonia rex
All Begonia rex varieties are meant for their beautiful foliage. Thogh they have flowers, in many cases, they are either hidden between the foliage or are not very attractive. Their root system is shallow & they also love highly humid conditions. It is advisable to grow them in shallow but wide pots. Excess water & less water too will harm the plant.
Propagation : Leaf cuttings, division
Longevity : Perennial