- Light: In spring and summer, bright filtered light with no direct sun. In fall and winter, bright light, including up to 4 hours of direct sun.
- Water: Allow the top inch of soil to dry out between thorough waterings.
The Sophia Begonia Plant features large, glossy leaves that are dark green with silvery streaks and red undersides and blooms terminal clusters of pink flowers mainly in late winter and spring. Prefers a fertilizer higher in phosphorus and a potting soil similar to or the same as the African Violet mix.