Rhizomatous begonia (Begonia sp.) belongs to the family Begoniaceaeシュウカイドウ科 (the Begonia family). It is an evergreen herb that resembles to the Cane-like begonia, though it having short stems which is sprawling or errect. The leaves are variable in shape, color and pattern. This herb are cultivated as an ornamental plant. It thrives at weak light, and it bloom on the long flowering stalks, usually in spring, rarely year-round.