How much water and sun does a begonia need?

Answer It depends on the type of Begonia - I have a few types - wax begonia's and tuberous begonia's - wax begonia's will thrive in sunlight very well if they are 'weaned' to it - my dark leaf variety ju... Read More »

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Begonia Varieties?

Named after the French botanist Michel Begon, begonias are easy-to-grow, pest-resistant plants. There are three types of begonias: tuberous, semperflorens and perennial. The semperflorens are the ... Read More »

Are begonia poisonous?

Is a begonia a peperomia?

A begonia is not a peperomia, which is a different species of plant. There are about 1,000 varieties of peperomias--small, succulent plants with Peperomia obtusifolia, the oval-leaf peperomia, bein... Read More »

How to Care for a Begonia?

Begonias are a large and diverse family of plants. There are varieties of begonias grown for their flowers and others that are grown for their foliage. Many types of begonias make excellent housepl... Read More »