Plant Care Striped Begonia
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Striped Begonia

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Taxonomy

Begonia listada
Begonia
Begoniaceae
Cucurbitales

How to care for Striped Begonia

Water

How often to water your Striped Begonia

Water needs for Striped Begonia
0.5 cups
every 9

Striped Begonia needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Striped Begonia

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Striped Begonia in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Striped Begonia: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Striped Begonia may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Striped Begonia in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Striped Begonia

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Striped Begonia: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Striped Begonia after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Striped Begonia

Striped Begonia

Striped Begonia


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Striped Begonia has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
Striped Begonia has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Striped Begonia has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
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