Butterflies in Mind -- Zinnia
Susan C. Dunlap
A collection of 50 images as if seen from a butterfly’s point of view. Includes the names of native Zinnia species and the most complete list of US butterflies that will feed on Zinnia blossoms.
Butterflies in Mind -- Asclepias
Susan C. Dunlap
“Milkweed is the single most important plant for Monarch butterflies. This lavishly illustrated book contains details about the structure and cultivation of native Milkweeds, information about the 139 nectar-feeding butterflies they...
Butterflies in Mind -- Monarch
Susan C. Dunlap
This abundantly illustrated volume enables you to select from a complete list of well described perennial nectar plants that are known to attract & feed Monarch butterflies. Over 40 genera are described that are suitable to be grown...
Butterflies in Mind -- Perennials
Susan C. Dunlap
Butterflies in Mind - Perennials. This book is a definitive guide to perennial nectar plants preferred by US butterflies. It empowers you to feed, attract, support (and help identify) nectar-feeding butterflies that reside in the US....

Begonia tuberhybrida

Family: Begoniaceae


Synonyms: Begonia multiflora hybrid, Begonia multiflora mini apricot, Begonia multiflora mini yellow

Native to: China, Japan, Malaysia

Sentiments: beware as i am fanciful, caution


Type: perennial

Forms: clumping, erect, rosette

Max height: 1.3 feet

Max width: 1.3 feet


orange, pink, red, secondary color present, white/off white, yellow




Attracts wildlife: specific butterfly species

Exposure: part shade

Propagates by: seed

flowers in summer

Soil type: loam

USDA Zones: zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f

Temp. range: +20 to +40 °F

Water: regular

Butterflies that feed on this plant

  • Begonia multiflora hybrid weg0038
  • Begonia multiflora hybrid weg0039
  • Begonia multiflora hybrid weg0040
  • Begonia multiflora hybrid weg0041 2
  • Begonia multiflora hybrid weg0041
  • Begonia multiflora hybrid weg0042
  • Begonia multiflora hybrid weg0043
  • Begonia multiflora hybrid weg0044
  • Begonia multiflora mini apricot   rog0030 2
  • Begonia multiflora mini apricot   rog0030 3
  • Begonia multiflora mini apricot   rog0030
  • Begonia multiflora mini yellow  rog0032 2
  • Begonia multiflora mini yellow  rog0032 3
  • Begonia multiflora mini yellow  rog0032