The Begonia Venosa is an exquisite succulent begonia with gorgeous foliage and fragrant flowers. Its thick, round and leathery leaves are covered with fine white hairs, making it both attractive and hardy. It prefers partial sunlight, though it can also survive under full sunlight, and is tolerant of dryness. An upright species, it will bring beauty and life to any home.
Partial to full sun
Water when soil is dry.
Mildly acidic (6.1 to 6.5) to neutral (6.6 to 7.5).
Fish emulsion, kelp solution, worm casting, shrimp compost.
Stem or leaf cuttings
Toxic to animals and human
Life expectancy: 3 years
INSTRUCTIONS FOR ROOTING CUTTINGS
Insert cutting into the soil (1" deep). Keep soil moist during rooting period or cuttings can also be rooted in water or moss. Roots should form in the following two weeks. Plants should be in bright shade during the rooting period. To avoid leaves from getting burnt, acclimatize the plant to full sun.