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Begonia conchifolia var. Rubrimacula

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Begonia conchifolia var. Rubrimacula

Begonia conchifolia var. rubrimacula is a unique Begonia with striking leaves and flowers. Aside from its notable leaf it also has fragrant white-pink flowers from winter to spring. The leaf is round with a red spot in the center. The plant is also suitable for a terrarium.

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Begonia conchifolia var. rubrimacula
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Begonia conchifolia var. Rubrimacula Begonia conchifolia var. Rubrimacula Begonia conchifolia var. Rubrimacula Begonia conchifolia var. Rubrimacula
Plant type
foliage plant
Plant type
terrarium
Place
indoor
Light
semi sun
Light
artificial lighting
Watering
normal
Properties
non-edible

Product info

Begonia conchifolia var. rubrimacula originates in Middle America. In Latin 'Rubrimacula' means 'Red spot' '‘conchifolia’ can be explained by ‘konche’ 'Greek' crustacean and ‘folia’ 'Latin' ‘leaf’'. In English it is also known as Bull'S Eye Begonia. It is a rhizome-forming Begonia.

Height:
10 cm
10 cm
Width:
4 cm
4 cm
Flower colour:
White
white
Flower period:
All year
all year
Product type:
Plant
plant
Plant type:
Foliage plant
foliage plant
Plant type:
Terrarium
terrarium
Growth habit:
Normal
normal
Properties:
Non-edible
non-edible
Growth rate:
Fast
fast
Araflora info:
Botanical
botanical
Natural habitat:
Central America
Central America
Altitude range:
500-1000 m
500-1000 m
 

Plant care

Water the Begonia conchifolia var., but be sure to let the soil dry between watering sessions. Use lukewarm water. The plant prefers a spot in partial shade.

Care:
Easy
easy
Place:
Indoor
indoor
Light:
Semi sun
semi sun
Watering:
Normal
normal
Watering tips:
Standing in water
standing in water
Protection:
Protect against rainfall
protect against rainfall
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:
Little
little
Artificial light height:
20-40 cm
20-40 cm
Soil ph:
<5-7>
<5-7>
Soil type:
Peat mix
peat mix
Repotting:
After 1 year
after 1 year
 

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