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Sinningia leucotricha

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Sinningia leucotricha is a member of the Sinningia family. Its botanical name is Sinningia leucotricha.

The leaves and stems of this succulent are covered with soft white hairs similar to woolly lambs ears. The flowers although small a sort of bright orange or crimson that contrasts beautifully with the foliage. In their native habitat these flowers are pollinated by hummingbirds.1

Blooms normally display as a colour very similar to   Orange-red. Leaves usually appear in   Ghost white and   Tea green

Sinningia leucotricha grows as a perennial and is a flowering non-edible houseplant / flower. Being a perennial plant, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater).

This plant tends to bloom in early summer.

Sinningia leucotricha is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Sinningia leucotricha have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Sinningia leucotricha

  • Dappled Sun

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Plant in a location that enjoys dappled sun / partial sun and remember to water moderately. Sinningia leucotricha is generally regarded as a tender plant, so remember to wait until your soil is warm and the night time temperature is well above freezing before moving outside.

See our list of companion Plants for Sinningia leucotricha to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Sinningia leucotricha from seed

Transplanting Sinningia leucotricha

Sinningia leucotricha is tender, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

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Other names for Sinningia leucotricha

Brazilian Edelweiss

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