A picture of a Saintpaulia 'Eclipse'

Saintpaulia 'Eclipse'

Saintpaulia 'Eclipse'

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

15cm

Max

20cm

10cm

Min

15cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Saintpaulia 'Eclipse' Overview

This genus consists of about 20 species of low-growing, rosette-forming, evergreen perennials. The flowers are 5-petalled, and the leaves are succulent and usually hairy. They will produce showy foliage, and the flowers will bloom in various colours.

Common problems with Saintpaulia 'Eclipse'

How to propagate Saintpaulia 'Eclipse'

Cuttings

In the summer, take leaf cuttings rooted in water or stuck in a layer of pebbles on top of a moist sand and peat mixture.

Layering

Other uses of Saintpaulia 'Eclipse'

Grown for their showy flowers.