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Begonia maculata 'Wightii' is part of the Begoniaceae family and is native to south eastern Brazil. This Begonia is a terrestrial grower and is a  cane-like species which can reach up to 1.2m. Leaves are lance-shaped and has slightly tooth-edged leaves, the upper-sides are green with white spots, while the underside is red.


Pot: 12cm diameter

Height: Approximately 20cm from base of pot

Also available in 7cm pot, approximately 10cm in height (from base of pot).


Secrets to success


Temperature: Ideally 10-35°C.


Light: Bright indirect light.


Watering: Water moderately during the growing season, allow potting mix to dry out a little between waterings.


Air humidity: Moderate to high humidity. Higher humidity can be achieved by grouping plants together, misting, using a humidifier and placing the plant on a watered pebble tray.


Fertiliser: Feed with a balanced liquid houseplant fertiliser; water with fertiliser every 2 weeks during spring and summer. Dilute to half recommended dosage.


This plant is toxic, keep out of reach of pets and children.

Begonia maculata 'Wightii'