Begonia Maculata - polka dot plant

Begonia Maculata - polka dot plant

Pot size in cm: 14

Plant height in cm (approx): 35

One of our favourite indoor plants for its spotted leaves. Native to Brazil it loves warmth and humidity. It flowers with pretty pinkish flowers too.

Light: bright indirect light

Soil: well draining potting compost

Watering: keep the soil moist, let the top half inch of soil dry out between watering

Fertilizer: balanced, water-soluble fertilizer every 2-4 weeks during growing season

Humidity: high humidity is important (>45% ideally), occasional mist of water