- Plant Type: Perennial herb
- Flowering plant: Yes
- Flowering period: May to July
- Sun Requirement: Partial Sun
- Soil: Average, Rich
- Water Needs: Average, Consistent
- Temperature: 59 ~ 77 °F / 15 ~ 25 °C
- Given some humidity and filtered light Begonia masoniana is not difficult to grow. It is best watered below the foliage to prevent spotting and mildew and can be fertilized with a diluted liquid fertilizer every 4 weeks while in active growth.