Care Level: Plays Hard to Get
Pet Friendly: No
The juices, sap and roots are poisonous to your pets.
Origins: South and Central America, Africa, and southern Asia
Fun Facts: Trying to find a ...
Trying to find a way to say you're so sorry? The begonia speaks volumes! This plant symbolizes the meaning of peace and justice and is a sign of remorse for wrongdoing. Folklore has it that after you gift this plant, all misdeeds are forgiven. Give the gift of thanks with a begonia plant. Its symbolism shows your gratitude and the perfect gift to pass on the love and accolades. A French botany patron, Charles Plumier, discovered and named this beauty after Michel Bégon, a former governor of Saint-Domingue in the Caribbean who was a plant collector.