All the plant photographies are performed by Patrick Blanc and their use must go with the photo caption and the mention "copyright Patrick Blanc"
  • Begonia hooveriana, terminal male inflorescence, Enrekang, South Sulawesi

    Begonia hooveriana, terminal male inflorescence, Enrekang, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia hooveriana, male flowers at anthesis, Enrekang, South Sulawesi

    Begonia hooveriana, male flowers at anthesis, Enrekang, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia hooveriana, flowering individual just above the sepultures buried in the karst, Buntu Londa, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia hooveriana, flowering individual just above the sepultures buried in the karst, Buntu Londa, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia hooveriana, flowering and fruiting population  just above the sepultures buried in the karst, Buntu Londa, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia hooveriana, flowering and fruiting population just above the sepultures buried in the karst, Buntu Londa, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia hooveriana, an  individual flowering just above the sepultures buried in the karst, Buntu Londa, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia hooveriana, an individual flowering just above the sepultures buried in the karst, Buntu Londa, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia hooveriana, male flowers and maturing capsules, Buntu Londa, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia hooveriana, male flowers and maturing capsules, Buntu Londa, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia hooveriana, male flowers and maturing fruits, Buntu Londa, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia hooveriana, male flowers and maturing fruits, Buntu Londa, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia hooveriana, dry open hanging capsules, Buntu Londa, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia hooveriana, dry open hanging capsules, Buntu Londa, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii in habitat, male inflorescences, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii in habitat, male inflorescences, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii, population of plain green and brown patched individuals in habitat, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii, population of plain green and brown patched individuals in habitat, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii, brown patched and plain green leaved forms growing together on vertical earth bank, Tana Toraja, South Sulawes

    Begonia vermeulenii, brown patched and plain green leaved forms growing together on vertical earth bank, Tana Toraja, South Sulawes

  • Begonia vermeulenii, individual with brown central patch on the leaf blade, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii, individual with brown central patch on the leaf blade, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii, form with brown central patch on the leaf blade, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii, form with brown central patch on the leaf blade, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii, peltate, scalloped margin leaves, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii, peltate, scalloped margin leaves, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii, a form with bright red central zone diffusing radially along the main veins, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii, a form with bright red central zone diffusing radially along the main veins, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii and Elatostema sp., both species with similar peltate, asymmetric, succulent and scalloped margin leaves, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii and Elatostema sp., both species with similar peltate, asymmetric, succulent and scalloped margin leaves, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii and Elatostema sp., both species exhibiting similar peltate, asymmetric, succulent and scalloped margin leaves, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii and Elatostema sp., both species exhibiting similar peltate, asymmetric, succulent and scalloped margin leaves, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Elatostema sp., peltate scalloped leaves very similar to the sympatric Begonia vermeulenii, concerning the global shape, except venation, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Elatostema sp., peltate scalloped leaves very similar to the sympatric Begonia vermeulenii, concerning the global shape, except venation, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii and Elatostema sp., two sympatric species belonging to very distant families but exhibiting exactly the same peltate, orbicular, scalloped leaf margins and palmate venation, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii and Elatostema sp., two sympatric species belonging to very distant families but exhibiting exactly the same peltate, orbicular, scalloped leaf margins and palmate venation, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Elatostema sp., peltate scalloped leaves very similar to the sympatric Begonia vermeulenii, except venation, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Elatostema sp., peltate scalloped leaves very similar to the sympatric Begonia vermeulenii, except venation, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii, peltate, asymmetric, succulent and scalloped margin of leaves, very similar to a sympatric Elatostema, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii, peltate, asymmetric, succulent and scalloped margin of leaves, very similar to a sympatric Elatostema, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii, male inflorescence, abaxial view of the tepals, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii, male inflorescence, abaxial view of the tepals, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii, male flowers, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii, male flowers, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii in habitat, male flowers, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii in habitat, male flowers, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii, female flower with fusiform unwinged ovary Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii, female flower with fusiform unwinged ovary Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii, female flower with three parted style, each branch with bifid stigmatic lobes, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii, female flower with three parted style, each branch with bifid stigmatic lobes, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii, maturing wingless ribed fruits, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii, maturing wingless ribed fruits, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia vermeulenii, wingless  fruits, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

    Begonia vermeulenii, wingless fruits, Sarambu Sikore waterfall, Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi

  • Patrick Blanc having climbed along the vertical limestone cliff to observe a new Begonia species, Buntu Burake, Makale, 1050 m asl, South Sulawesi,June 2019

    Patrick Blanc having climbed along the vertical limestone cliff to observe a new Begonia species, Buntu Burake, Makale, 1050 m asl, South Sulawesi,June 2019

  • Begonia sp. nov., vertical exposed limestone cliff, Buntu Burake, 1050 m asl, Makale, South Sulawesi

    Begonia sp. nov., vertical exposed limestone cliff, Buntu Burake, 1050 m asl, Makale, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia sp. nov. in its cracks habitat on vertical exposed limestone ckliff, Buntu Burake, 1050 m asl, Makale, South Sulawesi

    Begonia sp. nov. in its cracks habitat on vertical exposed limestone ckliff, Buntu Burake, 1050 m asl, Makale, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia sp. nov. individuals in small cracks and holes on vertical totally exposed limestone cliff, Buntu Burake, Makale, 1050 m asl, South Sulawesi

    Begonia sp. nov. individuals in small cracks and holes on vertical totally exposed limestone cliff, Buntu Burake, Makale, 1050 m asl, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia sp. nov., individual with silver variegated leaves and male flowers, Buntu Burake, Makale, 1050 m asl, South Sulawesi

    Begonia sp. nov., individual with silver variegated leaves and male flowers, Buntu Burake, Makale, 1050 m asl, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia sp. nov. habitat,  in small holes and cracks on vertical totally exposed limestone cliff, Buntu Burake, Makale, 1050 m asl, South Sulawesi

    Begonia sp. nov. habitat, in small holes and cracks on vertical totally exposed limestone cliff, Buntu Burake, Makale, 1050 m asl, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia sp. nov. in a small hole on vertical totally exposed limestone cliff, Buntu Burake, Makale, 1050 m asl, South Sulawesi

    Begonia sp. nov. in a small hole on vertical totally exposed limestone cliff, Buntu Burake, Makale, 1050 m asl, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia sp. nov., multistemmed individual emerging from a small hole in the vertical karst cluff, Buntu Burake, 1050 m asl, Makale, South Sulawesi

    Begonia sp. nov., multistemmed individual emerging from a small hole in the vertical karst cluff, Buntu Burake, 1050 m asl, Makale, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia sp. nov. in a small crack on vertical totally exposed limestone cliff, Buntu Burake, Makale, 1050 m asl, South Sulawesi

    Begonia sp. nov. in a small crack on vertical totally exposed limestone cliff, Buntu Burake, Makale, 1050 m asl, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia sp. nov., an individual with silver blotches along leaf margin, Buntu Burake, 1050 m asl, Makale, South Sulawesi

    Begonia sp. nov., an individual with silver blotches along leaf margin, Buntu Burake, 1050 m asl, Makale, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia sp. nov., an individual with very silver blotched leaves due to empty epidermal cells filled with gaz, Buntu Burake, Makale, 1050 m asl, South Sulawesi

    Begonia sp. nov., an individual with very silver blotched leaves due to empty epidermal cells filled with gaz, Buntu Burake, Makale, 1050 m asl, South Sulawesi

  • Begonia sp. nov., very silver blotched leaves due to empty epidermal cells filled with gaz, Buntu Burake, Makale, 1050 m asl, South Sulawesi

    Begonia sp. nov., very silver blotched leaves due to empty epidermal cells filled with gaz, Buntu Burake, Makale, 1050 m asl, South Sulawesi

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