Episcia sphalera

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  • Photographer: Serge Aubert
  • Grown by: Growing in Nouragues Natural Reserve, French Guiana
  • Licensing Details: © Station Alpine Joseph Fourier Learn More

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A close-up of the flower in a cultivated plant shows the interesting bluish markings in the throat, and one of a flower on a plant in nature shows somewhat different markings. In nature, plants will form colonies, growing in dark, moist and mossy places, often on top of rocks. Another

E. sphalera was first described by Leeuwenberg in 1958.