Species: Begonia âWithlacoocheeâ
Native to: Brazil (cross of two Brazilian species)
Temperature preferences: Warm growing
Water preferences: Medium to high moisture
Terrestrial or Epiphytic: Terrestrial
General Information and Care: Begonia âWithlacoocheeâ is an excellent choice for terrariums for its colorfulness.. It does extremely well in warmer temperatures and higher humidity. The underside of the leaves are a deep red and the surface of the leaves are a gorgeous dark green. As it matures, it develops clusters of small white flowers as well that really add to the overall attractiveness of this species. The leaves on this species can get a bit larger, reaching up to 5â in length and 3â in width, in a terrarium, as the plant matures.
Glass Box Tropicals Plant Care Rating: 3
Shipped Size: Well rooted plant that has been grown in a 2.5â pot. Will be shipped bareroot.