Begonia ‘Jelly Roll Morton’ is a unique rhizomatous begonia named after the Jazz musician, Jelly Roll Morton. The large oval leaves are olive green with soft silver spots and the main veins are red. Each leaf has a graceful swirl. The leaves are medium-large in size. It grows in an open mound.
Care of Begonia ‘Jelly Roll Morton’
Shade to partial shade, temp. 45 to 90 degrees, 10 to 12 in. tall, allow getting fairly dry between watering.
(M. Johnson, CA, 1984)