Scientific Name: Streptocarpus x hybridus Form: Oval - vertical
Common Name:cape primrose Texture:Medium
Family Name:GesneriaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Flowering pot plant Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.1 - 0.2m x 0.1 - 0.3m
Origin: Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 9: (-7 to -1 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Basal, Soft flexible, Rugose, Lanceolate, Crenate, Undulate (wavy)
Flowers: Cyme, White, Violet, Blue, Pink, Red, Can flower any month
Fruit: Capsule, Brown
Exposure: Filtered shade
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Landscape Uses: Indoor plant
Key ID Features:Stem short; leaves oblong, wrinkled, wavy and scalloped margins, up to 8 cm wide x 25 cm long; flowers with petals fused at bases, up to 6 cm wide.