Begonia ‘Hugh Mc Lauchlan’ an very attractive small rex type begonia. The narrow leaves are bright pink with silver markings and black along the main veins. It is low growing and would do good in a medium sized terrarium or in a humid greenhouse or garden room. This little treasure was named after a wonderful begonia ambassador from Scotland. Hugh entertained Begonia members at several National Conventions and hosted begonia enthusiasts in his home in Glasgow, Scotland. He was very active in the Scottish Begonia Society and in promoting begonias in the UK.
(Hoefnagels, The Netherlands )
Shade to partial shade, temp. 50 to 95 degrees, 4 to 6in. tall, allow getting slightly dry between watering