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( Miniature Gloxinia )
|Unusual plant with pea-sized tubers related to African Violets, with some similar care needs. Ovate, dark green leaves with scalloped edges, soft hairs, and red-veined undersides, to 1/2" long. Flowers are single, tubular, nodding, lilac with white centers, to 1/2" long. Blooms continuosly throughout the year. Grows up to 2" tall and wide. As with African violets, Gloxinia may be watered from above if water is room temperature.
Important Info : If watered from below, do not leave plant standing in water for extended periods of time.
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