This is a handsome new species, as yet unnamed. The dark glossy leaves with reddish undersides contrast nicely with the bright flowers. It also works very well as a foliage plant.
Other images may be seen in a slideshow by clicking one of the links below:
- A show plant from the 2014 convention of the Gesneriad Society
- Another show plant, exhibited for its lovely foliage at the 2012 Gesneriad Society convention
- A plant exhibited in the 2021 virtual show of the Gesneriad Society, showing the beautiful bullate leaves and a close view of the attractive flower
- A flower close-up, alongside the splash cup seed pod — rain drops hitting the pod will result in scattering of the seeds