Dottie's Eyelashes Begonia

Begonia bowerae 'Dottie's Eyelashes'

Begoniaceae

Dottie's Eyelashes Begonia
dThe rich bronze green, Rex-like foliage is heavily marked by wide black edging and fuzzy hairs that create that 'eyelash' look. In spring it produces sturdy reddened stalks topped by airy sprays of light pink flowers. Dottie's Eyelash Begonia was introduced by SFA Gardens and makes an easy and low maintenance Begonia with a compact habit with the large leaves emerging from thickened rhizome-like stems. Easy and reliable in well-drained soils.

Grows To: 6-10"H x 10-14"W

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 10,11

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Outdoor Light: Full shade, Filtered shade, Cool AM sunlight at most

Indoor Light: High

pH Range: Mildly Acidic, Neutral

Soil & Moisture: Well-drained. Never keep soggy or overly wet. Allow the soil to become slightly dry between waterings.

Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered

Native To / Origin: US Gardens - introduced by SFA Gardens

This plant may be toxic to humans and/or animals, click here for details

Please be advised that humans and/or animals may have allergic reactions if part(s) of this plant are consumed or by coming into contact with sap from bruised or broken plant parts: All parts - Minor Toxicity if Ingested, Oxalates

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Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml

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