HOUSE PLANTS. Gloxinia have superb flowers, and are easily grown. Place tubers in mix of peat substitute and sand leaving tops exposed. A temperature of 60 degrees fahrenheit is ideal but a warm windowsill will suffice. When growth is established place in 9 cm pots in soil-less compost. Keep moist at all times. When buds show apply a weak liquid manure.
Masses of pink-edged dark red flowers.
Gloxinia Emperor Frederick.
Red with white edge.
Gloxinia Emperor Wilhelm.
Deep purple flowers rimmed with white.
Deep purple blue flowers.
Gloxinia Mont Blanc.
Pure white flowers.
Fine mixture of the Gloxinia varieties.