Small and unusual plants for a terrarium or vivarium

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Re: Small and unusual plants for a terrarium or vivarium

Postby Philsuma » Sun Aug 10, 2014 9:00 pm

Hayden wrote:I know this is an old thread but what is the plant in the second post, first picture? Looks awesome!

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Some sort of begonia...uncommon. I'll try to get you the species name.

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Re: Small and unusual plants for a terrarium or vivarium

Postby Hayden » Sun Aug 10, 2014 9:02 pm

Philsuma wrote:
Hayden wrote:I know this is an old thread but what is the plant in the second post, first picture? Looks awesome!

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Some sort of begonia...uncommon. I'll try to get you the species name.

Thanks!! That would be great. I'd like to try to get this for my 90 gallon build.

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Re: Small and unusual plants for a terrarium or vivarium

Postby goods » Sun Aug 10, 2014 9:41 pm

It's likely Begonia bowerae or a hybrid thereof. Begonia bowerae v. nigromarga is a much more suitable viv begonia. It is a "thumbnail" species of sorts.
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Re: Small and unusual plants for a terrarium or vivarium

Postby Hayden » Mon Aug 11, 2014 8:53 am

Thanks for the info. Yet another plant added to the "wish list"...


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