Begonia masoniana 'Iron Cross'
Begonia masoniana 'Iron Cross'

Begonia masoniana 'Iron Cross'


Begonia masoniana is a very popular species of rhizomatous begonia from China. It's common name is "Iron Cross Begonia." The leaves are oval shaped, and green with a brown iron cross pattern on the leaf blade. It has a very attractive blistered texture. This species likes medium light and high humidity.

Care of Begonia masoniana
Shade to partial shade, temp. 45 to 95 degrees, 10 to 12 in. tall, allow getting slightly dry between waterings.

Family: Begoniaceae