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Family: GESNERIACEAE 

 Sinningia araneosa
 

Photo by , Alan LaVergne.

  
Author:  Alain Chautems 1997
Family:  Gesneriaceae
Habitat:  Brazil
Soil:  Rich
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  6 centimetres
Height:  20  centimetres
Flower:  Bright Red
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Corytholoma pusillum, Fritsch 1900. Rechsteineria pusilla, Fritsch 1913

Photo by Alan LaVergne.

   This member of the Gesneriaceae family was given this name by Alain Chautems in 1997. It is found in Brazil, growing in a rich but well drained soil with some water and some sun. The caudex can grow to six centimetres in diameter, the whole plant up to 20 centimetres height. The flowers are bright red.