Streptocarpus species

Photo by Ron Myhr
Grown at RHS Wisley Gardens

A planting of several individual plants of this species, at the new Wisley Garden glasshouse, was in spectacular bloom in the summer of 2007.  The plants were clustered in a way that somewhat disguised their unifoliate nature, but they still drew much attention. These were labelled as "Streptocarpus parviflorus" but were clearly not that species, which is a blue-flowered rosulate plant.  This plant has more similarities to S. grandis.



Alphabetical listing


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  • Slippery

  • Sock

  • Sometime

  • Sour

  • Sow

  • Spade

  • Spill

  • Spoon

  • Stocking

  • Strap