Plant Care Palm Leaf Begonia
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Palm Leaf Begonia

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Palm Leaf Begonia has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves

Taxonomy

Begonia luxurians
Begonia
Begoniaceae
Cucurbitales

What other plant parents say

Palm Leaf Begonia has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
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@Bell
London, England
Rating of the plant Palm Leaf Begonia named Begonia by Bell on Greg, the plant care app
06/07/2021

Beautiful looking but very sensitive

How to care for Palm Leaf Begonia

Water

How often to water your Palm Leaf Begonia

Water needs for Palm Leaf Begonia
0.5 cups
every 9

Palm Leaf 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 Palm Leaf Begonia

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Palm Leaf Begonia in your home

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

Palm Leaf 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.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Palm Leaf Begonia

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Palm Leaf 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 Palm Leaf Begonia after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Palm Leaf Begonia

Palm Leaf Begonia

Palm Leaf 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.

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