B. 'Dorothy's Phantom', an oldie.

woebegoniaJanuary 7, 2013

This is an old favorite hybridized by Dorothy Patrick a number of years ago, you can see the B. leathermaniae markings on the leaf. The plant shown on the Astrobranch site looks a little different. I would have put this on Gallery, but we don't seem to be usingit very often and I forget about it.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Tiffany, purpleinopp GardenWeb, Z8b Opp, AL

That's quite attractive and unusual! Looks like a close relative of Lucerne or Lucerna, however people want to spell it, both spellings seem to have a huge following.

I don't look at the gallery because it's not like I'll be able to find any particular plant I see. Whatever shows up at the stores are the ones I'm interested in, the ones I can actually get. I don't buy plants in the mail.

    Bookmark   January 10, 2013 at 11:28AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
started rhizome cutting...leaves shriveled
hello,i have a b.northern lights that has been sliding...
ID please
I'm assuming this is a begonia, and here in zone 5...
Rhizomatous Madame Queen and Black Truffle
A nursery was discounting their "annuals"....
Care instruction for a Dragon Wing Begonia
Hi I just bought a Dragon Wing Begonia at the grocery...
Anyone have b.grandis bulbils for swap or SASE?
I would very much like to try these if anyone has a...
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™