This rhizomatous begonia hybrid has a tight mounding form that is both elegant and bold, with sharply defined star-shaped leaves. Its golden hue stands out even more when combined alongside its maroon veins, giving it an otherworldly look no other plant can achieve!
The Starbursts is a beautiful plant that can be grown successfully in low light or tight spaces. It’s also perfect for homes with windowsill gardens, and it will add some greenery to your living room when you’re not using it! Begonias come in an array of colors and textures, but this one’s leaf color changes to match the light.
Moderate to bright indirect light.
Water weekly allowing the top inch of soil to dry out between watering. Keep watered consistently and deeply. Applying a liquid houseplant fertilizer according to the package instructions every two weeks will encourage bigger leaves and blooms.
Will tolerate dry air but prefer high humidity. Avoid misting, which can lead to problems with powdery mildew.
Average home temperature of 65°F-75°F. If you’re comfortable, the Rhizomatous Begonia, Starburst is comfortable.