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Gesneriad

This is a discussion on Gesneriad within the A Kodak Moment: not necessarily plants... forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I'm not sure what kind of Gesneriad this is, it was a gift. I have ...

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    Cool Gesneriad

    I'm not sure what kind of Gesneriad this is, it was a gift. I have to say the flowers are very cool looking next to the orchids. I'm just shocked it lived. It looks so much like an african violet I just assumed i'd end up killing it. Somehow it not only survived my care, it's now blooming.

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    The plant really does look like a violet, doesn't it? Pretty neat!

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    way cool, looks right at home with the orchids

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    Interesting flowers. How big is the spread on that rosette?

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    Quote Originally Posted by pavel View Post
    Interesting flowers. How big is the spread on that rosette?
    The plant is about 8 inches wide...

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    That is a Chirita and most likely Aiko

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    Interesting blooms. AND yes, the plant does look just like a violet.

    cheers,
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