Alabama; Bolivia; Borneo; Brazil Northeast; Brazil South; Brazil Southeast;
Brazil West-Central; Cape Provinces; Colombia; Cuba; Dominican Republic; East
Himalaya
; Eritrea; Ethiopia; French Guiana; Haiti; Hawaii; Leeward Is.; Mexico
Southwest; Paraguay; Puerto Rico; St.Helena; Uruguay; Venezuela
as per Catalogue of life;
  
– This is the much common one in contrast to Begonia masoniana


– The leaves are also very showy.


Begonia semperflorens from NBPGR Shimla:  Begonia semperflorens


This is the much common one in contrast to  Begonia masoniana


a few more pics from a Nursery in Karnal


seems this variety produces too few flowers , may be?

Date/Time-Sep 2011
Location-Place, Altitude, GPS-Pune
Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type-Garden
Plant Habit-Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb- Herb
Height/Length- 8 cms
Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size-Brown
Flowers Size/ Colour/ Calyx/ Bracts-white
Fruits Type/ Shape/ Size Seeds-not seen


yes as you get begonias you’ll see many varieties….
many many that you’ll loose count..


Species (and its cultivar) of Begonia … best known to the garden owner !!
Me too eager to know this popular Begonia.

?Begonia semperflorenscultorum. Please validate


For me the plant looks like :
Begonia Semperflorens – cultorum Group

Family: Begoniaceae
Bedding Begonia, Wax Begonia.
(There are many cultivar / varieties in this group). 

Date/Time-Sep 2011
Location-Place, Altitude, GPS-Pune
Habitat- Garden/ Urban/ Wild/ Type-Garden
Plant Habit-Tree/ Shrub/ Climber/ Herb- Herb
Height/Length- 8 cms
Leaves Type/ Shape/ Size-green
Flowers Size/ Colour/ Calyx/ Bracts-white
Fruits Type/ Shape/ Size Seeds-Not seen


Some ornamental Begonia.


Begonia Semperflorens 


Cultivar: Baby Wing White Family: Begoniaceae 

 

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Begonia for ID : Mahabaleshwar : 061012 : AK-3:  A cultivated, potted, garden plant with pink flowers and dark brownish red leaves seen in Mahabaleshwar on 30/11/2009. Kindly id.

Begonia semperflorens


SK1261 06 JUL 2018 : 9 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (6)- around 600 kb each. 
Location:  Kalimpong, WB, India
Date: 10 May 2018
Altitude: 4300 ft.
Habit : Cultivated.
Begonia cucullata var. hookeri (A.DC.) L.B.Sm. & Schub.  ??

We have Begonia cucullata only in efi so far. Pl. check references here.
Catalogue of life shows distribution in East Himalayas for Begonia cucullata var. cucullata and not for Begonia cucullata var. hookeri (A.DC.) L.B.Sm. & B.G.Schub.

Then is it Begonia cucullata var. cucullata ??


Var. hookeri is a synonym of var. cucullata 


So it is Begonia cucullata var. cucullata  ? 


Yes, correct

 

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Begonia Species for ID : Atlanta, Georgia : 12FEB19 : AK-24 : 5 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2)
Cultivated Begonia Species with Red flowers.


wax begonia


Yes, its Begonia cucullata

 

Mahabaleshwar, MH :: Begonia cucullata :: ARK2020-085 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (5)
Seen these ornamental Begonia in a resort in Mahabaleshwar, MH in March 2020.
This resembles Begonia cucullata.
Requested to please validate.

Yes, may be Begonia cucullata  

Agreed!

Validation of Begonia species : 9 posts by 3 authors. 3 images- 2, 3 & 3 mb.
Requesting validation of Begonia semperflorens from Mahe. Photographed in September, 2019. I am attaching photographs of white as well as red flowered forms separately.


ID looks OK.


Yes, B. semperflorens 


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Begonia 9 : 6 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1) – 4 mb.

Request for id of cultivated Begonia from Mahe. Photographed in October 2019.


Is it Begonia cucullata?


Looks like B. x sempeflorens 


Mahe Begonia 1 : 8 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1)- 2 mb. 
Request for id of Begonia from Mahe. Photographed in October 2019.
Giving number in Subject so as to  avoid mix up of different species. 

Always mention weather wild or cultivated. 


It is cultivated. In fact all the Begonia in Mahe are cultivated. I have no noticed any wild Begonia at Mahe.


Is it not same as in Begonia 9, identified by … as B. x sempeflorens ?


Could be … I will examine both.


Mahe Begonia 15 : 7 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (1)
Request for validation of cultivated Begonia hirtella from Mahe. Photographed in October 2019.


Begonia cucullata !

Thanks, … Yes, appears close to Begonia cucullata

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Mahe Begonia 14 : 7 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1)- 2 mb. 

Request for identification of cultivated Begonia from Mahe. Photographed in October 2019.


South American, don’t know sp! 

To me appears similar to your another post Mahe Begonia 15 on Begonia cucullate

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