Begonia 'Candy Stripes'
Also known as
Begonia Candy Stripes and Candy Stripes Begonia
Begoniaceae Candy Stripes
How to care for Begonia 'Candy Stripes'
Begonia 'Candy Stripes' needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Atlanta, Georgia.
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February 7th, 2023
Sunlight energy as measured by “net radiation” in Atlanta is currently medium 👌.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…
February 6th, 2023
Atlanta is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Atlanta is expected to increase by 33% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 11.7 megajoules of energy per m2 per…
February 2nd, 2023
This month, Atlanta is getting an average of 6.9 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 9% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.8 total hours of daylig…
Begonia 'Candy Stripes' may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.
Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to keep it happy during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Atlanta, Georgia ⛅.
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 Begonia 'Candy Stripes' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
February 5th, 2023
The growing potential in Atlanta is low 📉.
Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.
It's best to repot…