If you're looking for a good non-carnivorous addition to a terrarium, or even just a wonderful houseplant with iridescent star-shaped leaves and bright colors, Begonia heracleifolia is an excellent choice; and it's a SPECIES plant too! Native to southern Mexico and northern Central America, this is a wonderful companion plant with some carnivorous Nepenthes; or even as a stand-alone specimen plant!. Very different! Note that Small Potted size of this item are smaller plants from our own propagation program, and are well-started, potted in 3-inch pots and ready to grow. These plants prefer moist but not wet soil, and low to medium light conditions. Please note that each leaf will show varying shades and patterns.