How do you take care of a rex begonia?
- General Care.
- Sunlight. Moderate to bright indirect light.
- Water. Water weekly allowing the top inch of soil to dry out between waterings.
- Humidity. Will tolerate dry air but prefer high humidity.
- Temperature. Average home temperature of 65°F-75°F.
- Common Problems.
Can rex begonias take full sun?
Rex begonias do well in bright indirect light. Some direct sun is okay for short times, especially if it is from an eastern window that has morning sun, which is gentler. For periods of the year where the sun is strongest, or if you live in an area that has strong sun, you will want to avoid too much direct sun.
Are Begonia rex toxic to pets?
Is Begonia rex toxic to cats and dogs? The ASPCA lists Rex Begonias as toxic to both cats and dogs.