Species: Sinningia 'Snowflake'
Temperature preferences: Warm growing
Water preferences: Medium to high moisture
Terrestrial or Epiphytic: Terrestrial or Epiphytic
General Information and Care: Sinningia 'Snowflake' is a micro-mini species. To get this notation, the leaves all stay under 1" even when completely mature. The overall plant may grow to be several inches in diameter, but this is only due to its mounding tendencies. This species prefers medium to high light, and medium to high moisture. It has shown an ability to be grown both epiphytically or terrestrial, and does not seem to show a preference to one or the other. This species has flowers that are completely white, petals and the flower throat. The leaves are small at only about ⅓" in diameter and are dark green with some darker green markings.
Glass Box Tropicals Plant Care Rating: 5
Shipped Size: Tuber sent in moist sphagnum - will need to be grown.