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Cape Primrose

Streptocarpus parviflorus

Also known as

Wild Gloxinia

Full Shade
Moderate care


RHS hardiness


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Cape Primrose Overview

This is a stemless, soft herbaceous, pot plant, with clusters of white, tubular flowers showing pretty violet streaks in a pale yellow throat.

Special features of Cape Primrose

Pot plant

Indoor plant


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