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Begonia partita

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Begonia partita

Begonia partita '=B. dregei var. Partita' is a special kind of Begonia with a pretty leaf. This Begonia can survive short spans of time without water due to its thickened trunk or caudex. In the Begonia partita it functions as a storage for water. This exotic plant does well in a terrarium or as a house plant.

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Plant type
flowering plant
Place
indoor
Light
no direct sun
Light
semi sun
Watering
normal
Properties
non-edible

Product info

Begonia partita originates in South Africa. The small maple-like leaves are very appealing. The plant'S appearance is reminiscent of a bonsai tree. When placing it in a terrarium the bonsai shape is lost, because this plant is not easily pruned. Furthermore this begonia grows with shorter stalks at higher humidities.

Height:
8 cm
8 cm
Width:
7 cm
7 cm
Flower colour:
Purple/white
purple/white
Flower period:
All year
all year
Product type:
Plant
plant
Plant type:
Flowering plant
flowering plant
Growth habit:
Normal
normal
Properties:
Non-edible
non-edible
Growth rate:
Normal
normal
Araflora info:
Mini
mini
Araflora info:
New
new
Natural habitat:
Central America
Central America
Altitude range:
500-1000 m
500-1000 m
 

Plant care

This African Begonia likes warmth and high humidity. When watering one needs not worry too much about keeping the soil slightly moist like with other Begonias; the caudex and thickened leaf stalks will store the water anyway.

Care:
Easy
easy
Place:
Indoor
indoor
Light:
No direct sun
no direct sun
Light:
Semi sun
semi sun
Watering:
Normal
normal
Watering tips:
Standing in water
standing in water
Water spraying:
Water spraying
water spraying
Protection:
Protect against rainfall
protect against rainfall
Maintenance:
Prune dead stalks
prune dead stalks
Air humidity at day:
60-80%
60-80%
Air humidity at night:
80-100%
80-100%
Day temperature:
10-30 °C
10-30 °C
Night temperature:
12-18 °C
12-18 °C
Temperature max:
30 °C
30 °C
Temperature min:
10 °C
10 °C
Temperature:
< 15 °C
< 15  °C
Fertilize:
Little
little
Soil ph:
<5-7>
<5-7>
Soil type:
Peat mix
peat mix
Repotting:
After 2 years
after 2 years

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