Experience the Captivating Charm of King Begonia 'Etna
The Begonia rex 'Etna', also known as King Begonia, captivates with its dramatic foliage and powerful presence. This variety is renowned for its bold, clustered leaf formation that harmoniously blends black and red hues, ensuring an all-around impressive display.
No leaf is monochrome, resulting in a striking, multi-colored spectacle that effortlessly draws the eye. Beyond its aesthetics, King Begonia serves as a potent air purifier, effectively removing harmful pollutants and toxins to keep your living space fresh and revitalised.
With a preference for partial shade and moderate watering, this plant is not just a visual marvel but also a low-maintenance addition to your indoor garden.
Striking Foliage: King Begonia 'Etna' captures attention with its bold, black and red leaves. Its clustered leaf formation and color variation create a dramatic visual effect that elevates any indoor space.
Air-Purifying Qualities: More than just a beautiful plant, the King Begonia plays a pivotal role in removing harmful pollutants and toxins, offering a fresh and revitalised environment.
Easy Care: Thriving in partial shade and requiring watering only when the soil feels dry, King Begonia is a low-maintenance houseplant that delivers high impact.
Unique Aesthetics: Each leaf of the 'Etna' variety is a unique blend of colours, with no two leaves exactly alike. This adds a distinctive, artistic touch to your indoor plant collection.
King Begonia 'Etna' thrives in partial shade, requiring minimal direct sunlight to maintain its vibrant foliage
Water your King Begonia when the soil feels dry to touch, usually once a week, reducing to once every two weeks in winter
As a tropical indoor plant, it prefers warm environments and will struggle with temperatures below 12°C
Feed your King Begonia with a weak fertiliser during the growing season, and reduce this during the dormant winter months
Toxic to cats and dogs if ingested
Regular pruning and removal of any yellow or dying leaves will keep your King Begonia looking its best
General Information About Your Plant
This Etna variety has a clustered leaf formation that ensures the black and red colouring stands out from all angles
The King Begonia can reach up to 15 cm in height, but regular pruning can keep it easily manageable