Scientific Name: Sinningia speciosa Form: Oval - horizontal
Common Name:florest's gloxinia Texture:Medium - coarse
Family Name:GesneriaceaeHabit: Arching, Spreading
Plant Type: Flowering pot plant Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Garden origin, South America Hardiness Zone:Zone 11: (above 4 C)
Leaves: Simple, Basal, Soft flexible, Heavily veined, Pinnate venation, Pubescent, Oblong, Ovate, Crenate
Flowers: Floriferous, White, Blue, Pink, Purple, Red, Violet, Jul- Aug
Fruit: Aborted (hybrids) or absent, Capsule, Brown
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Landscape Uses: Indoor plant
Key ID Features:Leaves basal, ovate to oblong, margins scalloped, velvety; flowers trumpet-shaped, up to 10 cm wide.