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Streptocarpus have become very popular houseplants because they are easy to grow and bloom almost constantly. They come in a broad range of flower colors.
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Plant your Streptocarpus with the crown high in the pot. Use a potting soil that drains well. This will prevent crown rot, a common disease to these plants.
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Streptocarpus bloom at their best when receiving bright but diffused light. Try placing your plant in an east-facing window or under fluorescent lights. Like most houseplants, they prefer a humidity level of about 60% and water-soluble houseplant fertilizer.
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Cool temperatures are better for Streptocarpus. Suitable daytime temperatures can be in the 60s or 70s and 10 or more degrees cooler in the evening. If temperatures get much above the mid-80s, the leaves often wilt. They will recover in cooler temperatures.
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You may easily reproduce your favorite Streptocarpus with various types of leaf cuttings.