SOLVED: Help Dinu ID this begonia?

Murfreesboro, TN(Zone 7a)

Dinu contributed this photo of a lovely begonia to the Plants Database - can someone tell us what species it is?

Thanks in advance....

New Iberia, LA(Zone 9a)

It is begonia and your is darker leaf and mine lighter green leaf but not really look same shape... much like same flower like mine.

Deep South Coastal, TX(Zone 10a)

Vols, it looks like some kind of Rex begonia.

Murfreesboro, TN(Zone 7a)

Thanks, Cala!

Mysore, India(Zone 10a)

I have checked in a book in the meantime and mine must be B.Cleopatra. See

North Vancouver, BC(Zone 8a)

I was just to volunteer that info..mine has just begun blooming inside..Elaine

High Desert, CA(Zone 8a)

Dinu... ur link did not work for me, i found this site instead...

edited to add another link...

This message was edited Thursday, Feb 21st 3:53 AM

Kentwood, LA(Zone 8b)

In a house plants book that I have it shows one like that and it is called B.boweri (eyelash begonia) leaves deep emerald green with black edging with stiff hairs on leaf edges and leaf stalks.Makes tiny shell pink flowers on 4-6 in. long stalks in latewinter and early spring.

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