Streptocarpus Saxorum - Knowledgebase Question

Corpus Christi, TX
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Question by kdtjschue
February 29, 2000
I would like to know what a streptocarpus saxorum looks like.

Answer from NGA
February 29, 2000
Streptocarpus saxorum is related to gloxinia and looks something like a gloxinia and African violet cross. It's a shrubby, many-granched perennial that makes a spreading mound of furry, gray-green fleshy leaves. Long-stemmed flowers appear in waves over much of the year, 1 1/2" wide, pale blue and white in color.

You'll find a picture of the plant on the following website:

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