4" Begonia soli-mutata
Medium to bright indirect light
Allow soil to mostly dry between watering
Begonia soli-mutata is a very unique Begonia species that is known to change colors when exposed to different light levels! This species has a unique, pebbly leaf texture. This particular Begonia prefers a little extra humidity but does tend to be an easy to care for plant.
Begonia soli-mutata care:
This plant prefers a well draining soil that is rich in organic matter. Allow the soil to dry out about half way before watering, taking care to not allow it to remain dry for an extended period or sit in excess water. Provide your Begonia soli-mutata with plenty of medium to bright indirect light.
Begonia is a genus of over 2,000 largely diverse species. While known for their colorful flowers, some Begonia species are cultivated for their unique foliage.
Most Begonias are native to tropical and subtropical regions.
Rex and cane type Begonias tend to be the most popular and widely used as houseplants. There are numerous other types, some needing more humidity than others.