This rhizomatous begonia clumps displaying round, deep green leaves with a wide, light green vein. Leaves have a pebbly surface texture and red undersides. Occasionally has upright clusters of small white flowers.
Provide bright to medium indirect light, northern, western or eastern exposure. Colours will show up best with increased light levels. Allow to dry slightly between watering, top layer of soil will become lighter in colour but should not be completely dry. Do not let sit in water and do not over water or there will be risk of rot. Can be potted in an all purpose indoor potting mix with perlite. Prefers to be root bound, only pot up one size up at a time.