🌿 Plant Care Tips
Incredibly eye catching, maple leaf shaped foliage which has dark green edging, veining and centres, contrasting with silvery bases. Cultivar of Begonia Rex which is native to India.
- When backlit or in sunshine, this species glows bright red due to its maroon veined undersides.
- Fast grower.
- Lets you know when it is thirsty by wilting and bounces back to shape when watered.
Growth pattern: Rhizomatous, clump-forming & bushy
Water: When the top 2-3cm of soil becomes dry. Do not allow water to sit on the leaves.
Ideal Position: North or east facing
Light: Medium to bright, indirect light.
Recommended Substrate: Fern Mix
Humidity disclaimer: This plant will grow well outside of a terrarium or cabinet. However, all tropical plants thrive with higher humidity levels. To achieve this we suggest grouping plants together, or putting them in a bathroom or kitchen which gets regular use.
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