Gloxinia Sinningia Empress Mix F1

£1.39£12.99

A stunning houseplant with small leaves and spectacular display of trumpet shaped flowers. Across a blend of red, purple, pink bi-colour and lavender bi-colour. With a small quantity of purple spotted on white and red spotted on white.

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Gloxinia Sinningia Empress Mix F1

Gloxinia Sinningia Empress Mix F1. A stunning houseplant with small leaves and spectacular display of trumpet shaped flowers. Across a blend of red, purple, pink bi-colour and lavender bi-colour. With a small quantity of purple spotted on white and red spotted on white.

Cultivation Advice Gloxinia Sinningia Empress Mix F1

  • Best sown from Dec to Mar.
  • Finely surface sow (Do not cover) the seeds on free draining fine low nutrient seed compost.
  • Pre-treat compost with fungicide to prevent damping off disease.
  • Cover trays / pots with glass to retain humidity during germination.
  • These seeds require light to germinate.
  • Germination averages 21 days @ 20-25C.
  • Gloxinia need artificial heat, a windowsill will not be sufficient.
  • Remove cover as soon as germination is visible.
  • If germinate you can drop the temperature to 18-22C.
  • Avoid feeding with any fertilizer with a salt content.
  • When large enough to handle prick out into pots and grow on around 18C.
  • Ensure plants are shaded from direct strong sunlight.