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Plants don't come much prettier than the Polka Dot Begonia! Their uniquely patterned leaves are matched by their lovely green growth and amazing pink hues on the under-side of the leaf...a sight to behold and a reminder of nature's beauty.

Looks great in our 14cm indoor pots that come in a number of styles (the pot can also help keep your house plant well drained and healthy).

Polka Dot plants likes bright, indirect sunlight. But it can also grow in lower light situations. Be sure to avoid direct sunlight though, as it will damage the leaves!
Keep the soil generally moist, allowing the top half inch of soil dry out before watering again. It will suffer in soggy/overwatered soil. Best temperature 18°c and 30°c

To keep your plant healthy and hydratedbe sure to grab an Eco-Friendly Watering Can and Mister.

Estimated height 25-35cm / pot size 13cm

Species: Begonia Maculata

Origin    The tropical forests of Brazil
Light    The Begonia maculata likes bright, indirect sunlight. But it can also grow in lower light situations. Avoid direct sunlight as it will damage the leaves!
Water    Keep the soil generally moist, allowing the top half inch of soil dry out between watering. Not happy with soggy soil.
Temperature    Between 16°C and 30°C
Feeding    Balanced, water-soluble fertilizer during the growing season
Grooming    To allow compact growth, prune back at least a couple of times per year.
Humidity    Likes hight humidity- mist the leaves regularly.
Potential issues    Avoid overwatering, which can cause root rot, powdery mildew, bacterial leaf spot,botrytis 
Toxicity    Toxic to pets and children

Next delivery window is week commencing 8th March - please see delivery page for more information.