Rieger Begonia Plant Care Tips

A popular indoor blooming plant that gets a lot of searches on this site is the rieger begonia.

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It seems there are a lot of people who are looking for information and instructions on how to care for them, so I posted some basic care instructions here:

Rieger Begonia Plant Care Tips

Although there is a lot of information online about begonias in general, I thought I would share a couple of interesting links I recently came across for those of you who are looking for more information specifically about rieger begonias.

Here’s a short but descriptive article I think you’ll like: 

Caring for Rieger Begonias | – The Kat's Garden


Caring for rieger begonias Rieger Begonias are one of my favorite indoor flowering plants. Their many-petaled blossoms come in colors that remind me of delicious candies; clear pinks and salmons, bright yellows and oranges and deep, …

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This short video gives a little history and trivia about rieger begonias, along with helpful care tips and advice:

One final tip: Be choosey when purchasing rieger begonias, because the quality can vary widely. To get the best plants, I would recommend only buying from a local florist, garden center, or greenhouse.