Cape Primrose ‘Joy’ (Streptocarpus hybrid)

Cape Primrose ‘Joy’ (Streptocarpus hybrid)

Cape Primrose ‘Joy’ (Streptocarpus hybrid)

A stunning array of color is found in the open-faced blooms of Cape Primrose ‘Joy.’ With pale yellow lower petals edged in deeper tones, the magenta upper petals vary from flower to flower with some carrying rich purple shades and others with deep pink. It’s one of those flowers that surprises the gardener as it opens. Like other Cape Primroses, the blooms rise above the large, velvety foliage and it flowers intermittently throughout the year. A Dimetris hybrid.
2.5" Pot Size
In stock 10 available
More Information
Hardiness Zone 10
Bloom Season Intermittent
Sun Requirement Partial Sun
Grows to 6-12"
Minimum Temperature Indoors 55

Tips for Success:

Also known as "Cape Primrose", Streptocarpus are easy-to-grow, colorful and can bloom year-round if the right cultural conditions are met.

• Grow in partial sun to shade.

• Keep temperatures above 50°F.

• Water accurately; allow soil to become visually dry between

• Never allow cold water to touch the leaves.

• Go easy on the fertilizer – just once or twice a month with
  a dilute solution.

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