Begonia boliviensis A.DC.

Stems annual, to 60 cm tall, branching and eventually arching over, covered with a white powdery film. Leaves lanceolate to 19 cm long, pronounced basal lobe, surface green, hairless; margins toothed. Flowers scarlet, petals lanceolate to 5 cm long.


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.