The Begonia maculata, also called Polka Dot, is an attractive plant. This beautiful foliage plant has as the name suggests, all dots on the leaves. Many many dots, have you counted them all? The underside of this plant is red / purple, which together with the green top forms a great contrast. Place the Begonia in a light place, but not in the sun. The plant tolerates shade better than full sun.
A Begonia is a plant that exists in many different species, there are more than 1000 known species of Begonias. This makes the Begonia one of the most extensive genera of botanica. They are also particularly varied. Originally, Begonias come from humid, warm areas in a wooded area. There are both annuals and perennial species, evergreen and deciduous species. There are even climbing variants.