Begonia luxurians


Begonia luxurians

Palm leaf begonia

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Growth Habit:

This cane-type begonia grows up to 8 feet tall. Clusters of lightly fragrant white flowers appear from spring through fall.

Growing Requirements:

Grow in partial sun to shade in a protected spot; it will recover from light frosts. The palm leaf begonia requires even moisture to replicate its tropical forest home.


Distinctive leaves are the main feature of this begonia. They are palmately divided and reflexed, resembling miniature palms.

Where at Lotusland:

In the fern garden.

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