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Begonia

Begonia sp.

Description:

Delicate white flowers (2 cm) with yellow parts.

Habitat:

Growing in a tropical rainforest at 300' elevation, in moderate shade, on a rocky oceanside cliff.

Notes:

Belongs to a very large genus! There is only one species native to Hawaii, but it belongs to Hillebrandia.

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1 Comment

mauna Kunzah
mauna Kunzah 8 months ago

Thanks for the help, Machi!

Machi
Machi 8 months ago

Begonia. Nice find!

mauna Kunzah
Spotted by
mauna Kunzah

Hamakua, Hawaii, USA

Lat: 19.81, Long: -155.09

Spotted on Dec 13, 2018
Submitted on Dec 23, 2018

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