Botanical name: Begonia acetosa Family: Begoniaceae (Begonia family)
Ruby Begonia is a wonderful species begonia from Brazil. It is rhizome forming, with a low growth habit. The leaves are the most beautiful part of this plant - they are medium sized, pleasantly velvety, olive green on the top and red on the underside. The inflorescence consists of white flowers on reddish axis. Ruby Begonia is a commonly cultivated plant.
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