Begonia Cleopatra is a rhyzomous plant that produces unusual looking leaves in bright green and contrasting deep burgundy that resemble little hairy claw hands This begonia is sometimes called 'Hairy begonia' because of its tiny hairs that cover the stem and the leaf. This plant loves humid environments.
Bright indirect to medium light
Water 1-2 times per week when topsoil is dry to the touch. Do not overwater. Do not allow plant to sit in standing water.
Use a good quality potting mix that is airy and drains well
Use a diluted liquid all purpose plant fertilizer once per month
Small: 15-18cm nursery pot in our premium potting mix