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Distinctive Foliage
Rhizomatous Begonias

The largest group of begonias are the rhizomatous, possibly over 700 species, mostly from Central and South America. Most of the rhizomatous begonias from Asia and Africa are classified as distinctive foliage varieties.



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Begonia acetosa Begonia acetosa
Code: 69113
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Distinctive species with thick, round, felted deep green leaves, dark red plush reverse. White flowers.

 
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Begonia coriacea Begonia coriacea
Code: 20424
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Small, round, peltate, slightly cupped leaves, dark coppery color, red under. Deep pink flowers are produced almost all year. Lovely dwarf species from Sumatra. (F, D, T)

 
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Begonia goegoensis Begonia goegoensis
Code: 90418
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Fire King Begonia

Rare begonia with distinctive, large, heavily veined green-bronze leaves with reddish undersides. Small pink flowers on long stems in summer and fall. Must have warmth and humidity. Although a large grower, terrarium culture is recommended. Native to Goego Island in Sumatra.

 
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