Questions tagged [begonia]

A common flowering houseplant genus remarkable for their foliage as well. Use this with questions about care, propagation and identification of Begonias.

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Pebbles for houseplant humidity

I’m relatively new to house plants so would appreciate any advice! My Polka Dot Begonia is currently in its nursery pot inside a ceramic pot. I need to raise the humidity around this plant and I’m ...
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Begonia (angel wing) has scraggly leaves

My begonia has developed the weirdest leaf symptoms over the last few months and I can’t figure out what’s wrong. The stems are strong and the growth rate seems normal, but nearly every leaf developed ...
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is this a Begonia Albopicta var. Rosea??? aka Begonia “Tamaya”?

Is this plant a hybrid begonia? Yes How can a wax begonia make a cane begonia that then makes a wax begonia? I have managed to get viable seeds from this angle wing, Which have germinated and made a ...
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Rex begonia dropping young leaves

I have a rex begonia (escargot variety) that was just moved to a new location in the house (from a sunny window to under a lit shelf). I've noticed that it has started to drop very young leaves after ...
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Saving broken branch of begonia?

What can I do with this broken branch in my potted begonia? Can I plant it in a small pot?
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Identify begonia with variegated leaves and pink margins

I saw this Begonia in a restaurant in Provincetown, Massachusetts, and was very impressed by it. What is it exactly? Is it hard to grow?
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Can I dig up a wilting Begonia in the garden and turn it into a houseplant?

I live in Massachusetts and have some begonias that have been very happy all summer planted in a mostly shady area of my garden. The recent cold nights have caused the flowers to fall and the leaves ...