Finch, the Angel Wing Begonia

Begonia coccinea
Live Plants ship on Mondays & Tuesdays only.

$7.99

Out of stock

SKU: BC.3211 Category:

**Our online shop will be restocked December 28th, but you can always call before then for local availability! 970-223-4769

Meet Finch! As playful as his name suggests, Finch will fill your house with wonder and gaiety. His leaves are shaped like the wings of birds, with pretty little delicate pink flowers that will flutter underneath in the summertime. Finch prefers filtered light, as if he were frolicking in a woodland meadow. If you forget to water this little guy, he will begin to droop his stems in sadness. However, he is quick to forgive and perk up again just as soon as he has a nice drink!

We recommend planting this plug in our regular potting soil.

**IMPORTANT NOTE:
This plant ships as a 1″ fully rooted starter plant, as shown in the second photo. It will come wrapped in moss and tucked in a growers pot for safety. The terra cotta pot with the mature plant, shown in the first photo, is not included.
If you order multiple plants, we put them together in one pot so they stay moist and insulated. If you think we haven’t sent the full order, please take out the plants from the pot first to count them.

**Winter Shipping** Our plants are considered tropical and cannot survive for extended periods in temperatures below 40° F. Even if it’s warm where you are, remember that these plants are shipping from Northern Colorado! We require that you order a heat pack to add to your shipping box, this will help protect your plants from cold and frost. We will activate it as soon as it ships and it heats for 72+hours. Please understand we will not be responsible at all for damage due to cold weather if a heat pack is not added to the order. So, show your plants some love and get them a warming buddy!
(One heat pack is sufficient for a whole order)

Purchase heat pack HERE

-2021 HOLIDAY SHIPPING DATES AND CLOSURES-
Last day to order with Priority Shipping: Sunday November 21st by noon MST
Last day to order with FedEx: Sunday November 28th by noon MST
Ordering will resume as normal on Tuesday, December 28th

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Notes:

  • Likes soil to be kept moist, but not soggy.
  • The more light received, the more spotted the foliage.
  • Prune old growth in late winter/early spring for a bushier shape if your plant feels too leggy.
  • This plant is toxic to humans and pets.
  • Skill Level: Beginner