Begonia masoniana Iron Cross Begonia



nursery pot size: 12cm
light requirements: low, medium or indirect
water requirements: allow soil to very slightly dry between watering


Family: Begoniacea

Begonia masoniana is a rhizomatous Begonia commonly known as the Iron Cross Begonia due to the shape of the brown-red variegation on its leaves being similar to the Iron Cross symbol. Native to Southern China and Northern Vietnam Begonia masoniana.

Tall panicles of small white flowers.

12cm pot

Grow to around 35-50cm.
Allow soil to dry out very slightly between watering.
Bright, indirect light – part shade – full shade.
Well draining soil with addition of perlite.

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