Begonia thomsonii

Begonia thomsonii A.DC., Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot. IV, 11: 134 1859. ; . Darjiling to Myanmar: Assam, Bangladesh, East Himalaya, Myanmar as per POWO; . Succulent herb; stems short, subwoody, covered with scale leaves, densely pubescent. Leaves simple, alternate; stipules persistent; petioles ca. 3-12 cm long, hispid; lamina ca. 7-19 x 5.5-9 cm, ovate, symmetric, obliquely […]

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Begonia aff. scintillans

Begonia scintillans Dunn, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1920: 111 (1920); . Arunachal Pradesh (Abor Hills) as per POWO; . MS, Oct.,2021/18 Begonia sp. for id.: 3 images Location : Marpara Date : 05-10-2021 Habit : Herb Habitat : Wild Begonia picta Sm. B. aff. scintillans     . References: POWO  Catalogue of Life  The Plant List Ver.1.1 […]

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Begonia phrixophylla ?

  Names of Plants in India :: Begonia concanensis: Begonia concanensis A. DC. [image: Begonia concanensis A. DC.]<http://www.flickr.com/photos/dinesh_valke/5998236938/> [image: Flowers of India]<flowersofindia> [image: Discussions at efloraofindia]<efi thread…> [image: more views in flickr]<http://www.flickr.com/search/?q=Begoniaconcanensis&m=tags&z=m> [image: more views on Google Earth]<flickr…> be-GON-yuh — named for Michel Begon, 18th c. Governor of St Domingue, French Canada ¿ kohn-CAN-en-sis ? […]

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Begonia taligera

Begonia taligera S.Rajbh., Gard. Bull. Singapore 62: 150 (2010); . Nepal as per POWO; . SK 2925 19 July 2021: 10 very high res. images. Location: Godawari Botanical Garden, Lalitpur Date:  18 july 2021 Elevation:  1500m. Habit : Cultivated Begonia taligera S.Rajbh. ?? Staff from Godawari Botanical Garden say it is  Begonia taligera S.Rajbh. ?? But I am not […]

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Begonia subpeltata

Begonia subpeltata Wight, Icon. Pl. Ind. Orient. 5: t. 1812 1852. (syn: Reichenheimia subpeltata (Wight) Klotzsch); . S. India, Sri Lanka as per POWO; . Common name: Shield-Leaf Begonia . Perennial acaulescent herb. Rhizome horizontal, up to 5 x 1.3 cm, covered with brownish scale-leaves and large leaf-scars (when old); tissue with red vascular strands and bitter taste; […]

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Begonia fimbristipula (Hong Kong)

Begonia fimbristipula Hance, J. Bot. 21: 202 1883. (syn: Begonia cyclophylla Hook.f.); . SE. China to Hainan as per POWO; . Begonia fimbristipula Hancr from Hong Kong: 1 high res. image. Begonia fimbristipula Hance Begoniaceae Distribution: Endemic to China Sorry the name is Begonia fimbristipula Hance     , References: POWO  Catalogue of Life  The Plant List Ver.1.1 […]

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Begonia kekarmonyingensis

Begonia kekarmonyingensisTaram, D.Borah & M.Hughes, April 2021 Phytotaxa 494(3):268-272; . Common name: Kekar Monying Begonia . Inclusion of Begonia kekarmonyingensis in FOI: 5 high resolution images. Here attached Begonia kekarmonyingensis for inclusion in EFI   . References: Begonia kekarmonyingensis (Begoniaceae), a new species from Arunachal Pradesh, Northeast India– Momang Taram, Dipankar Borah & Mark Hughes- April […]

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Begonia (Semperflorens-Cultorum group)

Begonia (Semperflorens-Cultorum group); . Common name: Wax Begonia, Fibrous Begonia, bedding begonia, perpetual begonia . Images by Aarti S Khale (Id by Saroj Kasaju) (Inserted by J.M.Garg) (For more images & complete details, click on the links) Begonia for ID : Kodaikanal : 041012 : AK-2:  A cultivated, potted Begonia seen at Kodaikanal on 23/10/2008 with Pink flowers. may be Begonia grandis […]

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Begonia lushaiensis

Begonia lushaiensis C.E.C.Fisch., Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1928: 273 1928.; Assam to Myanmar as per POWO; Common name: Lushai Begonia • Mizo: Sekhupthur . MS,Dec., 2020/08 Begonia sp. for id.: 1 image. Location : Sairep Date : 22-09-2016 Habit : Herb Habitat : Wild Begonia modestiflora Kurz ! Begonia lushaiensis. Beautiful! Yes. It’s Begonia lushaiensis, not B.modestiflora. […]

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Begonia annulata

Begonia annulata K.Koch, Berliner Allg. Gartenzeitung 1: 76 1837. (syn: Begonia barbata Wall. ex A.DC.; Begonia griffithii Hook.; Platycentrum annulatum (K.Koch) Regel); E. Himalaya to Indo-China as per WCSP; Assam; Bangladesh; East Himalaya; Myanmar; Vietnam as per Catalogue of Life; Rhizomatous herbs, up to 20 cm tall; rootstocks creeping with fibrous roots. Leaves simple, opposite; […]

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Begonia oyuniae

Begonia oyuniae M.Taram & N.Krishna, Gardens’ Bulletin Singapore 72(1): 109–115. 2020; Common name: Oyun’s Begonia   Begonia oyuniae : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2) – 1 mb and 554 kb. Begonia oyuniae (1).jpg Begonia oyuniae (Begonia sect. Monophyllon, Begoniaceae), a remarkable new species from Northeast India.pdf NEW SPECIES- Begonia oyuniae : 2 posts by […]

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Begonia floccifera

Begonia floccifera Bedd., Icon. Pl. Ind. Or. 23 1869. ; S. India as per WCSP; Leaves to 18 cm across, reniform or orbicular, obliquely cordate, distantly toothed, floccose-pubescent below, nerves 11, prominent; petiole to 30 cm long. Peduncle solitary or 2-3 together, pubescent; cymes 10 cm across, branched; pedicels filiform. Flowers many; male sepals 4, […]

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Begonia coccinea ?

Begonia coccinea ?;   Validation of another Begonia species : 7 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2) Requesting validation of Begonia coccinea from Mahe. Photographed in September 2019. Looks matching. Full plant image ? Thank you very much … I am not having full plant image as of now. I will post the same once I locate […]

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Begonia mazae (Cultivated)

Begonia mazae Ziesenh., Begonian 14: 152, 242 1947. (syn: Begonia mazae var. deminuta Ziesenh.; Begonia mazae f. nigricans Ziesenh.; Begonia mazae f. viridis Ziesenh.); SE. Mexico as per WCSP; SK1256 04 JUL 2018 : 11 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (6) Location:  Kalimpong, WB, India Date: 10 May 2018 Altitude: 4300 ft. Habit : Cultivated. Which Begonia is […]

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Begonia listada (Cultivated)

Begonia listada L.B.Sm. & Wassh., Begonian 48: 155 1981. ; Paraguay as per WCSP;   SK 2345 29 December 2019 : 6 posts by 1 author. 4 images- 4 to 7 Mb. Location: Kalimpong, WB, India Date: 28 November 2019  Elevation: 1350m. Habitat: Cultivated Which Begonia ?? B. listada  Thank you …! Begonia listada L.B.Sm. […]

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Begonia acetosa (Cultivated)

Begonia acetosa Vell., Fl. Flumin. 10: t. 50 1831. ; SE. Brazil as per WCSP;   SK 2344 27 December 2019 : 6 posts by 2 authors. 4 images- 6 to 7 mb each.  Location: Kalimpong, WB, India Date: 28 November 2019  Elevation: 1350m. Habitat: Cultivated B. acetosa  References: Catalogue of Life  The Plant List Ver.1.1  WCSP […]

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Begonia obversa

Begonia obversa C.B.Clarke, J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 25: 26 1889.; . Re: Small shrub from Pecharthal North Tripura : 11 posts by 5 authors. 2 images. I request you to identify A Begonia sp. agree with … No doubt about it but I could not close in to the proper ID ! Pl. also check […]

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Begonia difformis

Begonia difformis (Irmsch.) W.C.Leong, C.I Peng & K.F.Chung, Sp. Begoniaceae (ed. 2) 2: 29 1974. (syn: Begonia laciniata subsp. difformis Irmsch.; Begonia palmata var. difformis (Irmsch.) Golding & Kareg.); China South-Central as per Catalogue of Life; Reported from India as per A revision and one new species of Begonia L. (Begoniaceae, Cucurbitales) in Northeast India; […]

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Begonia handelii ?

Begonia handelii Irmsch., Anz. Akad. Wiss. Wien, Math.-Naturwiss. Kl. 58: 24 1921. (syn: Begonia handelii var. handelii ) ?; S. China to Indo-China as per WCSP; China South-Central; China Southeast; Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam as per Catalogue of Life;   Herb Id from Bangladesh_SM_1448 : 6 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (1) Leaves of two […]

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Begonia × hiemalis (Cultivated- USA)

Begonia × hiemalis Fotsch, Begonien 130 1933.;   SK1690 02 Jan 2019 : 5 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1)- 7 mb. Location : Brooklyn Bridge, New York, USA Date : 27 October 2013 Altitude  0 ft. Habit : Cultivated Which Begonia sp.? Attachments (1)- 6 mb.  hybrid, winter flowering wax begonias are many. dont know the antecedents. Most of […]

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