Sinningia villosa

  1. Feature table
  2. External link
  3. Publication and etymology

This species has green hairy leaves.  Mine has not yet bloomed.  To see the flower, follow the link below to Mauro's web site.

Feature table for Sinningia villosa

Plant Description

Growth Indeterminate
Habit Stems upright
Leaves Green, hairy, with red tint on reverse
Dormancy  

Flowering

Inflorescence Flowers borne in leaf axils.
Season  
Flower  

Horticultural aspects

Hardiness No data yet.

Botany

Taxonomic group The speciosa group in the Sinningia clade.



External Link

See Mauro Peixoto's Brazilian Plants site for a page about S. villosa.

Publication

Lindley, 1828.

Etymology: Latin villosus [from villus, "shaggy hair"].  From same root as "velour".