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Begonia pustulata

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Begonia pustulata

This rare, botanical Begonia pustulata is a species that is originally from Mexico. In its natural habitat the pustulata has a trailing growth habit, but indoors it works perfectly as a hanging plant. This is a fast-growing plant which can be easily propagated. So, it won’t be a problem to gift a cutting of this unique plant to your family and friends!

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Begonia pustulata
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Begonia pustulata Begonia pustulata Begonia pustulata Begonia pustulata Begonia pustulata
Plant type
flowering plant
Plant type
terrarium
Place
indoor
Light
semi sun
Light
artificial lighting
Watering
normal
Properties
non-edible

Product info

The Begonia pustulata is a unique, fast growing indoorplant which has to be repotted quite often. The species is originally from Mexico where, because of its trailing growth habit, it can easily form into a low bush. Don’t worry if you don’t have the space for a full-on Begonia bush in your house, as this plant works perfectly as a hanging plant! The silvery leaves have a somewhat spiky tesxture to them and have beautiful white markings in and around the veins.

Height:
6 cm
6 cm
Width:
8 cm
8 cm
Flower colour:
Violet
violet
Flower period:
All year
all year
Product type:
Plant
plant
Plant type:
Flowering plant
flowering plant
Plant type:
Terrarium
terrarium
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:
0-1500 m
0-1500 m

Plant care

The soil of this plant has to be kept moist, but make sure you don’t overwater it as that can cause the root to rot. It would be best to soil to slight dry between watering is. Be careful when watering on the leaves as they can be easily damaged. The Begonia pustulata does well in bright indoor areas, but make sure not to place it in direct sunlight.

Care:
Easy
easy
Place:
Indoor
indoor
Light:
Semi sun
semi sun
Watering:
Normal
normal
Watering tips:
Watering from above
watering from above
Light:
Artificial lighting
artificial lighting
Air humidity at day:
60-80%
60-80%
Air humidity at night:
60-80%
60-80%
Day temperature:
10-30 °C
10-30 °C
Night temperature:
12-18 °C
12-18 °C
Temperature max:
30 °C
30 °C
Temperature min:
15 °C
15 °C
Temperature:
< 15 °C
< 15  °C
Fertilize:
None
none
Artificial light height:
20-40 cm
20-40 cm
Soil ph:
<5-7>
<5-7>
Soil type:
Peat mix
peat mix
Repotting:
After 2 years
after 2 years

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