"What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but, scattered along life's pathway, the good they do is inconceivable."

- Joseph Addison

About Gloxinia

Gloxinia is another flower that can create a spectacular garden. Regardless if your garden is in Romania or anywhere else, you should have Gloxinia flowers in it. Gloxinia is a very beautiful flower, very much preferred and cultivated everywhere. In what follows, let us know more about this beautiful flower.

Gloxinia is native to Brazil, hence its beautiful and nearly exotic outlook. It is a flower belonging to the family Gesneriaceae. Gloxinias are preferred as house and garden plants mainly because they grow up to 12 inches and produce beautiful flowers. The flowers can vary in color from blue, purple, and pink, white to crimson. These flowers can be categorized as bell shape and are surrounded by intense green foliage.  The recommended method for propagation is by seeds that need to be planted indoors into pots, during late winter. Moreover when you have blooms, Gloxinias can be placed outdoors in a shady location, in the summer. It is important to have a moist and rich soil.
(http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/235780/gloxinia)

It is always good, and helps producing lovely flowers if you add a fertilizer from time to time. Good Luck with growing Gloxinia flowers in Romania or anywhere else!