Begonia ? Thiemel

stampstudioJune 12, 2014

I jus bought a new begonia yesterday The tag from the WWW.begonia.org says "Thiemel". I googled it and even went to the website and notiing shows. It is a beautiful begonia.

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love_the_yard(z9A Jax FL)

Beautiful! How cute. It is a Palm Leaf Begonia (Begonia thiemei), also named Begonia macdougallii

Carol in Jacksonville

    Bookmark   June 12, 2014 at 5:03PM
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gregsytch(z9b Tampa Bay)

This is a species rhizomatous, once called macdougalli but now is correctly ID'd as B. theimei. It can get quite large. In my Tampa Bay yard, B. theimei can fill a 14" bowl and I grow it outdoors all year.

    Bookmark   June 18, 2014 at 6:03PM
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