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Re: Plant ID Please

Postby davefrombc » Apr 23, 2010 1:03 pm

You could try asking in the online forums of the UBC Botannical Garden and Centre for Plant Research. You can find their site here.
http://www.ubcbotanicalgarden.org/forums/
BC Fraser Valley zone 7/8
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Re: Plant ID Please

Postby orchidguy » Apr 24, 2010 5:30 pm

Kelly

From your description of your begonia I am wondering if yours might be the Beefsteak Begonia (B. erythrophylla). These have been around for years, and were quite popular at one time.
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Re: Plant ID Please

Postby kelly_m » Apr 27, 2010 9:14 am

OMG!!! DAN!! Thank you!!! After all these years they now have aname!!

That is exactly the begonia I have. Popular in the 70's I am sure!!LOL

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Zone 5a/b


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Re: Plant ID Please

Postby chinabeach » Jun 20, 2010 9:18 am

Good morning
I believe that your plant is a Rex Begonia maybe maple leaf.
Hope this helps
Chinabeach

Here is a link with rex begonia:http://www.rexbegonias.com/
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