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Begonia

Begonia

Description:

With around 1,500 species, Begonia is the sixth largest angiosperm genus. The species are terrestrial (sometimes epiphytic) herbs or undershrubs and occur in subtropical and tropical moist climates, in South and Central America, Africa and southern Asia. Terrestrial species in the wild are commonly upright-stemmed, rhizomatous, or tuberous. Wikipedia

Habitat:

City of San Mateo City Hall landscape planter.


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misako
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misako

San Mateo, California, USA

Lat: 37.55, Long: -122.31

Spotted on Jan 27, 2012
Submitted on Jan 28, 2012

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