Plant Care Fuzzy Begonia

Fuzzy Begonia

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Also known as

Hairy Begonia


Begonia conipila

How to care for Fuzzy Begonia


How often to water your Fuzzy Begonia

Water needs for Fuzzy Begonia
0.5 cups
every 9

Fuzzy 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 Fuzzy Begonia

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Fuzzy Begonia in your home

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

Fuzzy 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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How to fertilize Fuzzy Begonia

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

Care Summary for Fuzzy Begonia

Fuzzy Begonia

Fuzzy Begonia

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft from a window


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

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I tried hard to keep him alive, RIP. It’s so beautiful, might buy again BUT not sure where I messed up. It’s so fussy!

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