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Begonia id

DeLand/Deleon Spring, FL(Zone 8b)

found another pretty tag...
Help ?

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Baltimore, MD(Zone 7a)

Don't have a name for you, but a link. See below...

I bought two of the exact same begonias at Home Depot earlier this spring.
Just loved the foliage! I re-potted them after about a month in a slightly larger blue pot.
Very complimentary! They do bloom with the usual, pink flowers.
Watch the watering---they can, happily, go a bit dry and not complain.

All the tag said that it was a Rex Begonia. There are many kinds--you could Google
"Rex Begonia", then click on "images" (upper left tool bar) and see if any of the images match yours.

I attach a link to a Begonia site. You can learn a lot here from taking care to propagating
your begonias.


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DeLand/Deleon Spring, FL(Zone 8b)

Thanks Gita,
I did google Rex Begonia's Images but didn't see anything that looked like it.
I'll check out the link
Thank You !

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