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Experience the allure of Begonia Amphioxus! With lance-shaped leaves in vibrant hues, this compact plant adds elegance to any space. Easy care and air-purifying.


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Introducing the exquisite Begonia Amphioxus, a botanical marvel that will captivate any plant enthusiast with its unique beauty and striking features. This stunning plant is sure to become the centerpiece of any indoor garden or botanical collection.

The Begonia Amphioxus is a rare hybrid begonia that showcases a fascinating blend of elegance and sophistication. Its name is derived from its resemblance to the mythical creature known as the lancelet, thanks to its elongated, lance-shaped leaves that gracefully arch upwards. These leaves boast a vibrant color palette, ranging from deep green at the base to a mesmerizing bronze hue towards the tips. The contrasting colors add depth and visual interest, creating an eye-catching display.

Measuring approximately 10-12 inches in height, the Begonia Amphioxus is a compact plant that is well-suited for tabletops, shelves, or any small space that needs a touch of botanical allure. Its bushy growth habit ensures a dense foliage that fills the surrounding space with its lush presence. Each leaf features intricate veining patterns that further accentuate its allure, adding to the plant’s overall charm.

Care for the Begonia Amphioxus is relatively easy, making it an ideal choice for both experienced gardeners and beginners. It thrives in bright, indirect light, making it perfect for well-lit indoor areas or partially shaded outdoor spaces. The plant prefers moderate humidity levels and requires regular watering to keep the soil slightly moist. However, it is important to avoid overwatering, as excessive moisture can lead to root rot. Regular fertilization during the growing season will help maintain its health and promote vibrant foliage.

Not only is the Begonia Amphioxus visually stunning, but it also offers air-purifying qualities, improving the overall air quality in its surroundings. This makes it an excellent choice for those seeking a plant that combines aesthetic appeal with practical benefits.

Add a touch of natural elegance to your living space or delight a plant lover with the captivating Begonia Amphioxus. With its enchanting foliage, ease of care, and air-purifying properties, this begonia is a must-have addition to any botanical collection, bringing beauty and a sense of tranquility into your everyday life.

photos are showing sample plant in this grade.

Sold in 12cm pot. Cover pot is not included.


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All plants will be wrapped carefully.

Delivery Time

We currently dispatch orders on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday each week ONLY to avoid delay at the courier over weekend. If your order is placed after COB Wed, it will be dispatched the following Monday.

Our parcels are handled by NZPost. North Island are overnight, South Island are 2 -3 days

However, if you need an urgent delivery, please contact us directly via sales@urbanroots.co.nz we will try our best to help you.

Delivery Addresses

We accept both business, residential addresses for delivery and PO Boxes

Returns and Refunds

Due to the fragile nature of plants your order cannot be exchanged or returned should you change your mind. 

In the very rare instance that your plant is damaged in transit please send us photographic evidence of the damage so that we can raise a claim with our courier company. We can then replace or refund your purchase. 

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  1. Angela

    Gorgeous Healthy Specimen

    Angela (verified owner)

    Fantastic seller!!, The plant arrived so well packaged and it was so much bigger than expected and so healthy & lush. I have it displayed in room conditions with no cover and it’s thriving, it’s beautiful, Thank you 🙂

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