Begonias of Mount Totumas Cloud Forest

Here are some images of the rich diversity of Begonias found at MTCF.

Forest species found from 1600-2000m

A small shrub found on the upper slopes of Mount Totumas at around 2300m

Above two images of climbing vine in the dark understory found at around 2000m on the slopes of Mount Totumas

Above two images were taken at the summit of Mount Totumas at 2600m. This Begonia was growing as an epiphyte on the trunk of an oak.

Above two images of a small understory plant also found at around 2200m on the upper slopes of Mount Totumas.

This species thrives along streams and is growing on a rock surface at the falls at 1800m

Found along streams between 1600-1900m.

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