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Nematanthus

Very tolerant and easy to grow trailing gesneriads with small glossy leaves and bright, tubular pouch-shaped flowers. They easily withstand hot and cool temperatures, drought and low humidity. Hardy in frost-free climates, and can tolerate light frost. Hummingbirds love Nematanthus.



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Nematanthus albus (Santa Teresa) Nematanthus albus
Code: 90275
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(Syn.: Nematanthus 'Santa Teresa'). Unusually large white flowers with heavily spotted yellow throat, an adaption for pollination by tropical euglossine bees. Medium green foliage is soft, fuzzy, and with reddish veining on the underside. Vigorous grower. Blooms best when pot bound and is even fragrant. Brazilian native. (F, B) Gesneriaceae

 
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Nematanthus albus Serra Bonita Nematanthus albus 'Serra Bonita'
Code: 90365
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Large translucent white flowers with throat brightly spotted yellow. Small soft downy leaves, trailing stems up to 2 feet. Grow with humidity in semi-shade. Native to Bahia State, Brazil. (F, B) Gesneriaceae

 
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Nematanthus 'Apres'
Code: 10670
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Waxy deep red flowers, larger than most nematanthus. Glossy dark green leaves blotched deep red underneath. Very compact, upright habit. Gesneriaceae

 
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Nematanthus brasiliensis Nematanthus brasiliensis
Code: 90363
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Large bright yellow trumpet-shaped flowers with red streaks set of by a bright red calyx. They dangle below the branches on long pedicels. Glossy dark green leaves, spreading trailing stems. The broad corolla mouths suggest pollination by large bees or similar insects. Native to Brazil. (F, B) Gesneriaceae

 
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Nematanthus 'Castanet'
Code: 10674
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Dangling pink and orange striped flowers in profusion. Waxy green leaves boldly marked red underneath. Compact, upright. (Saylor) (F, B) Gesneriaceae

 
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Nematanthus Dibleys Gold Nematanthus 'Dibleys Gold'
Code: 10676
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Small dark green foliage with yellow centers. Orange flowers. (F, B) Gesneriaceae

 
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Nematanthus Emma Nematanthus 'Emma'
Code: 10684
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Miniature Goldfish Plant with tiny glossy green leaves and abundant yellow tipped orange flowers. (F, B, D) Gesneriaceae

 
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Nematanthus Jason Nematanthus 'Jason'
Code: 90422
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Clusters of dangling crimson flowers. Red blotch on underside of leaves, spreading, trailing stems. Hybrid of Nematanthus corticola. Gesneriaceae

 
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Nematanthus Linda Jo Nematanthus 'Linda Jo'
Code: 90124
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Small glossy dark green leaves marked red under. Clusters of salmon red flowers tipped yellow. Compact, trailing. Great new hybrid by David Roberts. Gesneriaceae

 
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Nematanthus Orion Nematanthus 'Orion'
Code: 90399
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Large dangling rose pink flowers with spotted throat. Large spreading habit with red blotch on underside of leaves. New hummingbird created hybrid between N. wiehleri and N. corticola. Gesneriaceae

 
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Nematanthus Pele Nematanthus 'Pele'
Code: 90208
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A very prolific bloomer erupting with bright yellow and orange flowers. Glossy green leaves on a compact grower. (F, B) Gesneriaceae

 
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Nematanthus Plum Pretty Nematanthus 'Plum Pretty'
Code: 90117
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Large yellow dangling flowers finely dotted red with dark red calyces. Large deep green leaves, dark red under, spreading stems. Gesneriaceae

 
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Nematanthus Collection Nematanthus Collection
Code: C115
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3 different, our choice. Gesneriaceae

 
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