Begonia maculata |Polka Dot | Silver Dots | Wightii
Most popular house plant across a world! Shining silver dots, and reddish under leaf, just incredible look. How to grow grow in light, well-drained loam-based or loam-less potting compost in filtered light with shade from hot sun at an optimum of 19 °C. Will not tolerate continuous direct sunlight or waterlogging.
Water moderately when in growth and apply a balanced liquid fertiliser at alternative watering
Location: Partial shade (aspect south facing r east) Soil: sand, clay, loam, pH Acid or neutral Moisture: well-drained, moist but well-drained
Height (incl. pot) 35 cm
Diameter of the pot 12 cm
Begonia Maculata |Polka Dot | Silver Dots | Wightii
Plants are posted Monday to Wednesday
- Height 8cm-1.8m
- Temperature minimum 10 -16‘C
- Bright light
- Multipurpose compost
Begonias provide wide choice of plants offering attractive foliage and colorful flowers. Some types have more rounded or more angel wing shaped leaves. Foliage colors are incredible: silver, pink, variations of green and much more
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