Begonia egregia N.E.Br.

Roots fibrous. Stems to 1.5m tall, heavily brown felted. Leaves to 25 cm long, peltate, lanceolate, tapering to a long point, surface blistered, hairy, apple green, pale green below; margins toothed. Flowers few, white.


Source: Wright, P.; Goodwin, J.; Spencer, R. (1997). Begoniaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 2. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 1. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Rosanae
order      Cucurbitales
family       Begoniaceae
genus        Begonia L.