Begonia Species

Begonia chloroneura

Family: Begoniaceae (be-gon-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Begonia (be-GON-yuh) (Info)
Species: chloroneura (klor-oh-NOOR-a) (Info)
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Classification:

Rhizomatous

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Herbaceous

Good Fall Color

Succulent

Velvet/Fuzzy

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

From leaf cuttings

Seed Collecting:

Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

Foliage Color:

Chartreuse/Yellow

Burgundy/Maroon

Orange/Apricot

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Can be grown as an annual

Suitable for growing in containers

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Oct 23, 2006, begoniacrazii from Northern California, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

Terrarium species from the Isabela Province on the Philippine island of Luzon.

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