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 heracleifolia, young individual on vertical limestone rocky bank, Aguateca, Petexbatun, Peten, Guatemala

    Begonia heracleifolia, young individual on vertical limestone rocky bank, Aguateca, Petexbatun, Peten, Guatemala

  • Patrick Blanc at the base of a ruin wall densely covered by Begonia sericoneura and Tradescantia spathacea under the Temple 5, Tikal, Guatemala, Jan. 2020

    Patrick Blanc at the base of a ruin wall densely covered by Begonia sericoneura and Tradescantia spathacea under the Temple 5, Tikal, Guatemala, Jan. 2020

  • Begonia sericoneura, dense population at the base of Maya ruins, Tikal, Guatemala

    Begonia sericoneura, dense population at the base of Maya ruins, Tikal, Guatemala

  • Begonia sericoneura and Anthurium schlechtendalii at the base of Maya ruins, Tikal, Guatemala

    Begonia sericoneura and Anthurium schlechtendalii at the base of Maya ruins, Tikal, Guatemala

  • Begonia sericoneura, Tradescantia spathacea and Philodendron radiatum at the base of Maya ruins, Tikal, Guatemala

    Begonia sericoneura, Tradescantia spathacea and Philodendron radiatum at the base of Maya ruins, Tikal, Guatemala

  • Begonia sericoneura population with erect stems at the base of Maya ruins, Tikal, Guatemala

    Begonia sericoneura population with erect stems at the base of Maya ruins, Tikal, Guatemala

  • Begonia sericoneura at the base of Maya ruins, Tikal, Guatemala

    Begonia sericoneura at the base of Maya ruins, Tikal, Guatemala

  • Begonia sericoneura partly dehydrated at the base of Maya ruins at the beginning of the dry season, Tikal, Guatemala

    Begonia sericoneura partly dehydrated at the base of Maya ruins at the beginning of the dry season, Tikal, Guatemala

  • Patrick Blanc on a vertical bank covered by Begonia nelumbonifolia, Coban, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala, Jan. 2020

    Patrick Blanc on a vertical bank covered by Begonia nelumbonifolia, Coban, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala, Jan. 2020

  • Begonia nelumbonifolia population on vertical limestone bank, Coban, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

    Begonia nelumbonifolia population on vertical limestone bank, Coban, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

  • Begonia nelumbonifolia and ferns on vertical earth bank, Coban, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

    Begonia nelumbonifolia and ferns on vertical earth bank, Coban, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

  • Begonia nelumbonifolia population on vertical rocky limestone bank, Coban, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

    Begonia nelumbonifolia population on vertical rocky limestone bank, Coban, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

  • Begonia nelumbonifolia growing among vertical limestone rocks, Coban, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

    Begonia nelumbonifolia growing among vertical limestone rocks, Coban, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

  • Begonia nelumbonifolia on vertical earth bank, Coban, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

    Begonia nelumbonifolia on vertical earth bank, Coban, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

  • Begonia nelumbonifolia, leaves, Coban, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

    Begonia nelumbonifolia, leaves, Coban, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

  • Begonia lindleyana on vertical rocky bank, Cubilhuitz, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

    Begonia lindleyana on vertical rocky bank, Cubilhuitz, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

  • Begonia lindleyana and Hoffmannia ghiesbreghtii on vertical rocky bank, Cubilhuitz, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

    Begonia lindleyana and Hoffmannia ghiesbreghtii on vertical rocky bank, Cubilhuitz, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

  • Begonia lindleyana, Cubilhuitz, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

    Begonia lindleyana, Cubilhuitz, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

  • Begonia lindleyana on karst, Candelaria, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

    Begonia lindleyana on karst, Candelaria, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

  • Begonia sp. population on vertical rocky bank with bright pink and white flowers, 2000 m asl, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

    Begonia sp. population on vertical rocky bank with bright pink and white flowers, 2000 m asl, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

  • Begonia sp. on vertical rocky mossy bank, mixed with two Peperomia species and Pinguicula moranensis, 2000 m asl, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

    Begonia sp. on vertical rocky mossy bank, mixed with two Peperomia species and Pinguicula moranensis, 2000 m asl, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

  • Begonia sp. on vertical rocky bank, 2000 m asl, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

    Begonia sp. on vertical rocky bank, 2000 m asl, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

  • Begonia sp., purple emergences along petiole and inflorescence axis, hairs along leaf margin, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

    Begonia sp., purple emergences along petiole and inflorescence axis, hairs along leaf margin, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

  • Begonia sp. leaves and flowers, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

    Begonia sp. leaves and flowers, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

  • Begonia sp. ,male flowers at anthesis with bright white inner surface of tepals and unopened female flowers, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

    Begonia sp. ,male flowers at anthesis with bright white inner surface of tepals and unopened female flowers, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

  • Begonia sp., outer bright pink and inner bright white tepals, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

    Begonia sp., outer bright pink and inner bright white tepals, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

  • Begonia sp., female flowers, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

    Begonia sp., female flowers, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

  • Begonia sp., reflexed capsules, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

    Begonia sp., reflexed capsules, Acul, Nebaj, Quiche, Guatemala

  • Begonia blancii, the holotype form PB 09 .  201 with medium green brown mottled leaves and white tepals just very lightly suffused pink at the base, Bulalakaw Falls, Palawan, Philippines

    Begonia blancii, the holotype form PB 09 . 201 with medium green brown mottled leaves and white tepals just very lightly suffused pink at the base, Bulalakaw Falls, Palawan, Philippines

  • Begonia blancii, the holotype form PB 09 . 201 with medium green brown mottled leaves, male flowers with white tepals, Bulalakaw Falls, Palawan, Philippines

    Begonia blancii, the holotype form PB 09 . 201 with medium green brown mottled leaves, male flowers with white tepals, Bulalakaw Falls, Palawan, Philippines

  • Begonia blancii,  light green leaves, light brown spotted form, white tepals very strongly suffused with bright pink in the lower half, Bulalakaw Falls, Palawan, Philippines

    Begonia blancii, light green leaves, light brown spotted form, white tepals very strongly suffused with bright pink in the lower half, Bulalakaw Falls, Palawan, Philippines

  • Begonia blancii, light green leaves form, light brown spotted, white tepals very strongly suffused with bright pink in the lower half, Bulalakaw Falls, Palawan, Philippines

    Begonia blancii, light green leaves form, light brown spotted, white tepals very strongly suffused with bright pink in the lower half, Bulalakaw Falls, Palawan, Philippines

  • Begonia blancii, plain dark brown leaved form with outer white tepals largely suffused with bright pink, Bulalakaw Falls, Palawan, Philippines

    Begonia blancii, plain dark brown leaved form with outer white tepals largely suffused with bright pink, Bulalakaw Falls, Palawan, Philippines

  • Begonia blancii, plain dark brown leaved form, male and female flowers with outer white tepals largely suffused with bright pink, Bulalakaw Falls, Palawan, Philippines

    Begonia blancii, plain dark brown leaved form, male and female flowers with outer white tepals largely suffused with bright pink, Bulalakaw Falls, Palawan, Philippines

  • Begonia wollastonii as a low epiphyte, turning yellow at the beginning of the dry season, Harenna forest, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

    Begonia wollastonii as a low epiphyte, turning yellow at the beginning of the dry season, Harenna forest, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

  • Begonia wollastonii as a low epiphyte, annual stem and leaves turning yellow at the beginning of the dry season, Harenna forest, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

    Begonia wollastonii as a low epiphyte, annual stem and leaves turning yellow at the beginning of the dry season, Harenna forest, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

  • Begonia wollastonii in habitat, on vertical seeping rocky substrate, mixed with many ferns and surrounded by the banboo Yushania (syn. Arundinaria) alpina, Harenna forest, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

    Begonia wollastonii in habitat, on vertical seeping rocky substrate, mixed with many ferns and surrounded by the banboo Yushania (syn. Arundinaria) alpina, Harenna forest, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

  • Begonia wollastonii in habitat, on vertical seeping rocky substrate, mixed with many ferns, Elatostema and Pilea, Harenna forest, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

    Begonia wollastonii in habitat, on vertical seeping rocky substrate, mixed with many ferns, Elatostema and Pilea, Harenna forest, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

  • Begonia wollastonii, fresh capsular fruits, Harenna forest, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

    Begonia wollastonii, fresh capsular fruits, Harenna forest, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

  • Begonia wollastonii in fruit on a seeping rock in mossy forest understory, Harenna forest, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

    Begonia wollastonii in fruit on a seeping rock in mossy forest understory, Harenna forest, 2300 m asl, Bale NP, Ethiopia

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