who is she? :))

green_frog(SEPAz6)April 26, 2006

the most beautiful plant i have ever purchased. my nursery tagged it as a rhizo "los angeles." but, i couldn't find it on the begonia society website, or anywhere, for that matter, with that name. does anyone know which one it is? it's simply lovely, and it makes me smile. :) ty!

http://www.snapfish.com/slideshow/AlbumID=41449943/PictureID=1208376072/t_=50638513/a=50638513_50638513

http://www.snapfish.com/slideshow/AlbumID=41449943/PictureID=1208382420/a=50638513_50638513/t_=50638513

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mingtea(z9 Tucson)

hiya,
do you think you could get a clearer shot of the foliage? the current shot is backlit and i can't see too many details/colors.

-ming

    Bookmark   April 26, 2006 at 8:31PM
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green_frog(SEPAz6)

sure! i think she liked the spotlight as well! how's that, ming? :)
the other really beautiful feature that i should mention, is the leaf, itself. the underside is a shiny maroon color and yet the top side is like forest green suede...it has a suede-like feel as well. thanks so much ming! this is my first collectable begonia - i have had fairy wings, and hardy ones, non-stops, but these are truly remarkable plants. i can't wait to stumble across my second one. :))

http://www.snapfish.com/slideshow/AlbumID=41449943/PictureID=1214434092/a=50638513_50638513/t_=50638513

http://www.snapfish.com/slideshow/AlbumID=41449943/PictureID=1214427061/a=50638513_50638513/t_=50638513

http://www.snapfish.com/slideshow/AlbumID=41449943/PictureID=1214433014/a=50638513_50638513/t_=50638513

http://www.snapfish.com/slideshow/AlbumID=41449943/PictureID=1214431634/a=50638513_50638513/t_=50638513

    Bookmark   April 26, 2006 at 9:26PM
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hcmcdole(z7)

It's close to being 'Black Velvet'. Try this link.

    Bookmark   April 28, 2006 at 4:42PM
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greenelbows1(z9--so LA)

Oh, thanks, Butch! I think that puts a name on one of my NOids! Couldn't resist it, even without a name.

    Bookmark   April 29, 2006 at 12:22AM
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