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Begonia ‘Richmondensis’

Family: Begoniaceae

Native to: China, Japan, Malaysia

Sentiments: beware as i am fanciful, caution

Plant

Type: perennial

Forms: clumping, erect, rosette

Max height: 1.5 feet

Max width: 1 foot

Flower

pink

Leaf

green, secondary color present, warm

new growth distinct

Horticulture

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 richmondensis 2 2
  • Begonia richmondensis 2 3
  • Begonia richmondensis 2 4
  • Begonia richmondensis 2
  • Begonia richmondensis 3 2
  • Begonia richmondensis 3
  • Begonia richmondensis 4 2
  • Begonia richmondensis 4 3
  • Begonia richmondensis 4
  • Begonia richmondensis