Midrib source plants in-person. We choose each one, ensuring you always get the most interesting and unusual foliage
our favourite plant
Incredibly rare Begonia amphioxus, some are in flower! Native to Indonesia, the amphioxus (from the Latin meaning pointed at both ends) has pink-spotted flowers and serrated-edged leaves, resembling a butterfly wing.
Pot diameter: 6cm approx
Plant & pot height: 20cm approx
Plant care: Begonia amphioxus
Your Begonia appreciates bright, indirect light. Avoid prolonged direct sun.
Keep the soil a little damp. Good drainage is paramount.
Your plant appreciates humidity, however avoid misting the leaves directly as begonia are susceptible to fungus.
Your begonia will need a simple stake for support as it begins to grow tall. Please note, the stake pictured is not included.
During warmer months, houseplants are actively growing and will appreciate regular plant food. During colder months, a plants growth rate slows down and so they often need less water.