Sinningia speciosa growing herbaceous geophyte of the genus Sinningia also known as Gloxinia, Sinningia speciosa perennial deciduous used as ornamental fragrant plant, can grow in tropics, subtropics or mediterranean climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 11+.

Leaves color green in oval shape the leaves grow in rosette structure.

Sinningia speciosa flower

Flower fragrant color red, purple, blue, white, pink or more than one color the margin can be in different color than the flower, margin can smooth or waxy, flower is in trumpet shape and the flowers grow in clusters.

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Requirements for Sinningia speciosa growing and care:

Well drained soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No

Difficulties or problems when growing:
?

Planting season:
Spring, summer

Pests and diseases:
Aphids, leaf miner

Pruning season:
Autumn / Winter

How to prune:
Dead parts

Size of the plant?
20-40 cm, 8-16 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Slow growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring / Summer / Autumn

General information about the flower
Flower fragrant color red, purple, blue, white, pink or more than one color the margin can be in different color than the flower, margin can smooth or waxy, flower is in trumpet shape and the flowers grow in clusters.

Scientific name:

Sinningia speciosa

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