Pigskin Begonia Plant
Begonia is a genus of perennial flowering plants in the family Begoniaceae. The Begonias are native to moist subtropical and tropical climates. Begonias are a popular houseplant. Some varieties of begonia houseplants are grown for their flowers while others are grown for their striking foliage. Begonias are among the most popular of cultivated plants, indoors or outdoor. These lovely plants are grown for both their leaf forms and their blooms, depending on the type of begonia.
About the Plant-
Common Name- Wax begonia
Scientific Name- Pigskin Rhizomatous Begonia
Pot material- Plastic
Maturity Height- 6 to 12" (height) x 12 to 18"(width)
Sunlight- Begonias need some sunlight, but they don't do well if that sunlight is harsh and direct.
Soil- Well drained Sandy loamy soil.
Water- Once in a week. Do not let the soil dry out completely.
Temperature- 23-25°C is ideal.
Fertilizer- Feed your begonias throughout growing season.