Mountain Orchids

Begonia palmata (Select Dark Form)

This East Asian / Chinese / Himalayan perennial species is said to hail from "shady moist places by streams, on rocks of valley, under dense forests of shady stony cliffs, under evergreen broad-leaved forests, on moist rocks, in shrubberies by streams" and from elevations up to 3200M. (

Does best with reliable humidity, but too wet and it can "melt".  

These were propagated from a dark-leaf plant originally obtained from Wanda Macnair - Buxton Branch / ABS, currently in 2 1/2" pots.


IntLow - Medium
Mature Size:Humidity:
Temp Key:
Cool: 50-55F Nights
Int: 55-60F Nights
Warm: 60F+ Nights

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