Sinningia speciosa ‘Pellicoides’

A cultivar of Sinningia speciosa (Lodd.) Hiern. Not listed under this name in the main Gesneriad Register – Sinningia, or in the Appendix.  I have found no description.

Horticultural & Botanical History

No data.


History at Camden Park

The only reference is a hand-written note in a copy of the 1850 catalogue held at the Mitchell Library and inscribed on the front Wm. Macarthur 23rd. Dec. 1854 [ML 635.9m].  It was certainly grown in the gardens at this time.


Published Sep 09, 2009 - 02:05 PM | Last updated Aug 17, 2011 - 04:49 PM

More details about Sinningia speciosa ‘Pellicoides’
Family Gesneriaceae
Region of origin

Probably garden origin

  • Gloxinia pellicoides Hort.


Common Name


Name in the Camden Park Record

Gloxinia pellicoides 

Confidence level low