Both kinds are related to the African violet ( so, if you can grow those well, you have every chance with gloxinias
Most people think of the gloxinia
as a bouquet with roots which has to be thrown away once it has finished flowering.
Revive the dormant tubers of gloxinias
and tuberous begonias by planting them individually in 7cm-10cm (3in-4in) pots in a peat-based potting compost.
The source listed below carries a separate medium for each of the following: begonias, cordylines, crassulas, dracaenas, ferns, gerberas, gloxinias
, kalanchoes, lilies, orchids, poinsettias, and rhododendrons.
2 Pot on all types of seedlings, corms, tubers and bulbs such as Begonias and Gloxinias
Towards the end of the month, tuberous begonias and gloxinias
can be planted in boxes of moist compost.
Begonias and gloxinias
in pots can be dried off merely by placing the pot in its side in the greenhouse and stopping watering.
6 BEGONIAS and Gloxinias
will require potting on and the former will need careful staking.
Illuminated waterfalls and walls will provide the backdrop for spectacular floral displays of salpiglossis, schizanthes, antirrhinums, gloxinias
I use the same compost for potting up Begonias and Gloxinias
Sow dahlia seeds in gentleSow zinnias in a shelteredStart gloxinias
into growth by setting them in boxes of light,moist soil.
5 Pot up early rooted begonias and gloxinias
into individual pots.
Try this technique to expand your collection of African violets, Cape primroses, gloxinias
, peperomias, some begonia species, and many succulents.
LET potted begonias, gloxinias
and achimines die down naturally by avoiding watering for a few weeks.
BEGONIAS and gloxinias
grown from seed should be potted into their final five or six inch pots using J.