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Family: GESNERIACEAE 

 Sinningia warmingii
 
  
Author:  Alain Chautems 1990
Family:  Gesneriaceae
Habitat:  Southern America
Soil:  Compressed sphagnum peat moss pellets or well-drained mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  5 centimetres
Height:  30 centimetres
Flower:  Pale Red
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Gesneria warmingii Hiern 1877
Got it from:  Zuidhorn, The Netherlands
Year:  2004

   This member of the Gesneriaceae family was first described by Hiern in Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorisk Forening i Kj°benhavn 1877-78: 90. 1877 as Gesneria warmingii. Later, in 1990, Chautems moved it to the Sinningias. It is from South America, from Peru to Argentina. Grows in well-drained soil with some water and some sun. The caudex can grow to 5 centimetres in diameter, the stems will reach for 30 centimetres. The flowers are pale red, and it can be reproduced both by seeds and cuttings.