Incarvillea mairei
Incarvillea mairei
Incarvillea mairei
Incarvillea mairei
Incarvillea mairei
Incarvillea mairei
Incarvillea mairei
Incarvillea mairei
Incarvillea mairei
Incarvillea mairei
Incarvillea mairei
Incarvillea mairei
Incarvillea mairei
Incarvillea mairei

Incarvillea mairei

Dwarf Hardy Gloxinia

Bignoniaceae

Height

20 cm

Flower colour

magenta

Flowering time

June - July

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun

Soil

well drained

pH

acid - neutral

Hardiness

fairly hardy, but does not tolerate waterlogged soil

Plant range

Himalayas

Incarvillea is a small genus of around 16 species in the family Bignoniaceae. Unlike most other species of that family, the members of this genus are native to the Himalayas and Tibet.

Propagation:


Division in spring.


Seed - sown in January - March.

Seed not covered as it needs light to germination. Stored at 20°C (68°F) until germination. 

Verly large flowers resembling a gloxinia.

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