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Begonia socotrana

Begonia socotrana

Partial Shade
Light watering
Tender

12b

USDA zone

13°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Begonia socotrana Overview

Begonia socotrana originates from the isolated island of Socotrana close to Yemen. It is one of the parents of winter-flowering hybrids B. x Hiemalis and B. x Cheimantha. Its natural habitats are forests, dry shrubland and rocky areas in subtropical or tropical climates.

How to propagate Begonia socotrana

Seed

Cuttings

Special features of Begonia socotrana

Attractive flowers

Attractive leaves

Winter colour