Sinningia speciosa, also known as Gloxinia, makes a spectacular indoor potted plant due to its large flowers which come in rich shades of colours. It thrives in bright and humid environments.
Sunlight: Partial Sunlight
Water: Water regularly to keep soil evenly moist, avoid over-watering to prevent root rot. Refrain watering/misting onto the flowers and leaves as it will cause browning or damage.
Fertiliser: Keep your plant in top form by feeding it every few weeks with a dilute solution of liquid fertiliser or sprinkling soild fertiliser over the soil.
Plant Size: Approx. 15cm (vary in sizes)
Rootball Size: 12cmø x 10cmH
Pot Type: Plant comes in a brown plastic landscape pot (with drainage holes)
Soil for Sinningia speciosa
Sinningia speciosa should be grown in fertilised potting mix. Make or buy a fertilised mix which consist of coco peat moss or coconut fibre (coir), vermiculite or perlite, compost and other ingredients. A lightweight soil for Sinningia speciosa needs to provide good drainage, hold moisture, and give roots room to grow.
All plants depend on light for their survival, and making sure your potted plants get the right amount of light is key to keeping them happy. For both indoor and outdoor containers, group plants with similar light requirements. Don't mix shade lovers with sun lovers in a single pot; one or both of them will be unhappy, depending on where you place the pot.
* Product photo shown is for reference only. Actual plant colour, type, size and arrangement may differ from photo.
* Kindly take note when you're purchasing matching pot, the diameter has to be larger than the rootball size