Begonia ‘China Curl’ is a fabulous rex cultivar created by famous begonia and lily hybridizer, Leslie Woodriff. The large leaves have a wide black margin and leaf center. There is a wide silver band between the margin and leaf center. This silver band sometimes has tones of pink. The leaves have a beautiful spiral at the point of petiole attachment. It has a full growth habit.
Shade to partial shade, temp. 50-95 degrees, 12 to 15 in. tall, allow getting fairly dry between watering
(Woodriff, CA, 1979)