Leaves ovate, 3-4 cm long, bright green with black splashes on the edges; margins wavy, toothed, with curled white hairs. Flowers small, pink, few per cluster. a parent of many hybrids.
Source: (1997). Begoniaceae. In: . 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.
Leaves to 6 cm long, surface green with scattered, green-black marks; margins irregularly toothed, wavy, hairs white. Flowers small, white to pale pink, profuse.