Gloxinia Etoile de Feu
£3.50 – £8.50
Gloxinia Etoile de Feu. Houseplant. Perennial. Needs warmth, minimum temperature of 16C. Bright light away from direct sunlight. Will flower for 2-3 months producing an abundance of velvety blooms up to 3 inches in diameter.
Top Size Bulbs, 6up
June – September
2 bulbs, 5 bulbs
Plant: March with the top of the tuber slightly below the soil. Flowers June-September. Height 25 cm.
House plant. Perennial. Needs minimum temperature of 16 c, in a bright area away from direct sunlight. Use a potting compost that has good drainage and feed with a slow release fertiliser when in growth. Water from the bottom by sitting the pot on pebbles, or water from underneath the foliage.
Propagation: Divide in spring, or use stem of leaf cuttings in summer.