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botanical name:
Streptocarpus 'Gwen'
Streptocarpus 'Gwen' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Cape Primrose
family:  Gesneriaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.30m
width: 0.30m
growth rate: medium
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: light blue
main season: All Year
aspect: part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: 10°C
USDA zone: 11 to 11
description:
Cllusters of white flowers with violet-blue shading and veins on the lower lobes. Very free flowering, sometimes throughout the whole year. Compact rosettes of crinkly green leaves. Excellent variety.

cultivation:
Well drained, fertile soil in bright part shade. Not frost hardy, normally grown indoors or under glass.

propagation:
By leaf cuttings (commercial propagation covered by Plant Breeders' Rights)

usage:
House plant.

other notes:
Sport of Streptocarpus 'Bethan'
Raised by Dibleys Nurseries, North Wales

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