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Family: GESNERIACEAE 

 Sinningia aggregata
 

Photo from Zelene Listy.

  
Author:  Hans Joachim Wiehler 1975
Family:  Gesneriaceae
Habitat:  Southern Brazil, Paraguay
Soil:  Rich - Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium-Maximum
Thickness:  8 centimetres
Height:  50 centimetres
Flower:  Bright Orange - Red (Yellow)
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Gesneria aggregata John Bellenden Ker Gawler 1818. Corytholoma aggregatum Decne.1848. Rechsteineria aggregata Kuntze 1891
This member of the Gesneriaceae family was given this name by Hans Joachim Wiehler in 1975. It if found in southern Brazil and Paraguay, growing in rich soil or even rock cracks with some water and some to lots of sun. The caudex can grow to eight centimetres, the stems to 50 or even 80 centimetres height. The flowers are from bright orange to red, and some in culture are yellow.