Botanical name: Begonia corallina
Begonia maculata, or Polka Dot begonia as it’s often called, is a splashy show-stopper that looks fantastic with it’s olive green leaves and contrasting spots. It’s a houseplant that is likely to turn heads in your home, and thankfully it isn’t too difficult to care for.
Bright, indirect light. Higher light levels will promote strong growth and blooms, but avoid direct sunlight.
Water regularly.Keep the soil generally moist, letting the top half inch of soil dry out between watering. Will not tolerate. soggy soil.
This plant is easy care.
This plant is toxic to pets.
*If you suspect your pet may have ingested a potentially toxic substance, call the APCC at (888) 426-4435 or contact your local veterinarian as soon as possible.