This beautiful little Begonia is well suited to any size terrarium, with leaves that reach no more than 3″, on stems only slightly longer (4″). The texture of the leaves is mildly corrugated. Flowers are bright yellow and occur in abundance on a mature plant. It is a hybrid created by Mike Kartuz using Begonia microsperma and Begonia prismatocarpa. The flowers, which bloom throughout the year,
This exceptional aroid is from Peru and is an incredibly small species. The leaves stay around 1/4 inch and grow in a shingling fashion (very tightly) and slowly. A 12 leaf piece is only about 1.5 inches long. It has winged petioles like a pteromeschium sector species. It took over two years to grow.