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Cape Primrose ‘Something Special’ (Streptocarpus hybrid)

Cape Primrose ‘Something Special’ (Streptocarpus hybrid)

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2.5" Pot Size
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Cape Primrose ‘Something Special’ (Streptocarpus hybrid)
A magical combination of colors, this streptocarpus grows under low-light conditions and blooms continuously for months. The pink open-faced flowers have a defining dark rose-pink throat and are carried above the foliage in dense clusters. A great choice that brings floral beauty into a home's interior.
Hardiness Zone 10
Bloom Season Intermittent
Sun Requirement Partial Sun, Shade
Grows to 6-12"
Minimum Temperature Indoors 50
Plant Type Easy Grower

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.

  1. Five Star Review by Dick Thompson
    How do you rate this product?

    I received mine today and boy was I surprised to see just how big the plant was! already had two bloom stalks with blooms opening!
    I had ordered two others from another supplier and they were so tiny and are just now starting to bloom after several months. I’m so impressed with Logees than I am placing another order tonight! (Posted on 3/23/2018)

  2. Gorgeous, constantly in bloom, and care free Review by Dana
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    I got my Something Special from Logee's about 6 years ago. It usually has at least 10 flowers at a time. Sometimes there are as many as two dozen flowers open at the same time. I've had it in a 5" pot all this time--no worries. What a stunning plant! (Posted on 5/30/2015)