Begonia fuschioides is a beautiful and unique plant that is sure to add a pop of color to any room or garden. This plant is native to the Andes Mountains in South America, where it grows in cool, moist environments at elevations of up to 9,800 feet.
The leaves of Begonia fuschioides are one of its most striking features, as they are large and oval-shaped, with a dark green color and prominent veining. The undersides of the leaves are a reddish-purple color, which creates a beautiful contrast against the green tops.
The flowers of this plant are equally impressive, with clusters of bright pink blooms that resemble fuchsia flowers. The flowers are pendulous and dangle from long, slender stems, adding to the plant's overall elegance.
Begonia fuschioides is ideal for hanging baskets or as a filler in larger containers. It makes a lovely gift for anyone who appreciates unique and eye-catching plants.
💦 Water: Keep soil consistently moist. Avoid overwatering as it can cause root rot.
☀️ Light: Bright, Indirect Light. We recommend LED Full Spectrum Plant Light Strips, 2 foot. Avoid direct sunlight as it can scorch the leaves.
🪴 Potting: Well-draining soil with added perlite. We suggest Potted Elephant Indoor potting mix (50/50 peat moss & pumice)
🌿 Habit: This small bush can reach a height of 2 feet