Plant Care Trailing begonia

Trailing begonia


Pellionia 'Daveauana'

How to care for Trailing begonia


How often to water your Trailing begonia

Water needs for Trailing begonia
0.5 cups
every 9

Trailing begonia needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Tallahassee, Florida.

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 Trailing begonia

Water 0.5 cups every

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

Plant care guide for Trailing begonia in Tallahassee, Florida

Tallahassee, Florida

59% Medium

Finding light for Trailing begonia in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Trailing begonia: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Trailing begonia can tolerate being far from a window and light source.

Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪.️

Tallahassee, Florida currently has medium levels of sunlight intensity, you can help ensure this plant has adequate ingredients for growth by treating it to ample light ☀️.


How to fertilize Trailing begonia

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

Water Needs
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Care Summary for Trailing begonia

Trailing begonia

Trailing begonia

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 6ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

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