Shade Garden Plant

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Date Photo Taken: 06/26/2014
Location: Marietta, GA off Lower Roswell Road near the GA 120 Loop
Posted By: Topper667


I saw this at a home today and found it very interesting. This is obviously deciduous, south facing, full shade to partial, filtered sunlight. Reddish venation with slightly serrated leaf margin. Leaves are approximately 6-8″ length x width. Single leaf per 12″-18″ stalk.


  1. Hope Unregistered says:

    This is hardy begonia (Begonia grandis) a flowering shade perennial. It will have clusters of pale pink flowers a little later in the summer into fall.

    June 26th, 2014 at 9:59 pm
  2. Hope Unregistered says:

    P.S. I bought some hostas from a master gardener plant sale in Cherokee Co. A year or two ago and these plants showed up with the hostas. They look great with the hostas and ferns in a shady area near my pond.

    June 26th, 2014 at 10:05 pm

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