Achimenes "Snow Princess" (Bulbs)

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Weight:- 750 g 750 g

Cupid's bower

Family

Gesneriaceae

Origin

Mexico

Description

The foliage is bright to dark green and fuzzy. Flowers are funnel-shaped and come in a wide variety of colors including pink, blue, scarlet, white, lavender or purple. 

Achimenes are spectacular plants with bright, funnel-shaped flowers and velvety foliage that dazzle from summer to fall. The bulbs' are small, closed-scale, pinecone-like appearance. The foliage is bright to dark green and fuzzy. hey produce gorgeous blooms that gracefully drape down the side of containers. Flowers are funnel-shaped and come in a wide variety of colors including pink, blue, scarlet, white, lavender or purple.

Environment

Achimenes are related to African Violets and Gloxinia. They need rich, moist soil and shade. 

3-4" Apart 3/4" Deep Bright Indirect Light / Dappled Shade

Landscape Use

Flowers are similar to pansies or petunias and hang elegantly down the side of containers, making it an excellent choice for a hanging basket.

Caution

All parts of the plant are poisonous ...