About the Iron Cross Begonia
If you love interesting and funky foliage then begonias are just the houseplant for you! Trust us, you can spend hours just getting lost in those beautiful begonia leaves!
Light: Bright indirect light
Water: Allow the soil the top inch of soil to dry out before watering. As begonias are known to be sensitive to overwatering it is important to always check the soil before giving it a drink and remind yourself to remove any excess standing water that remains at the bottom of your pot or dish/saucer after watering to help prevent rotting the roots over time.
These plants enjoy humidity and so would benefit from misting
Feed: Apply half strength of slow release fertilizer once a month at most during the growing season.
Air Purifying: Yes, known to remove formaldehyde from the air.
Toxicity: Toxic to animals and humans
Growth Rate: Moderate
Origin: Tropics and sub-tropics worldwide
*Please note: Plants may not look exactly as shown.