Gesneria
Gesneria
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously very moist
Fertilizer suggestions Use Flower fertilizer (e.g. N8-P12-K6).
Mist requirements Mist every 3 days
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers hot constant temperatures through the whole year (average over 22 °C).
pH range 6.0 - 7.0
Acidity preference loves neutral pH conditions
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate tropical rainforest

Photo

Names

Family Gesneriaceae

Characteristics

Growth form subshrub
Hardiness USDA 11 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of 4°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • brown
  • green
  • orange
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  • white
  • yellow
Blooming months
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    6Jun
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    9Sep
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Leaf color
  • green