Sinningia speciosa ‘Pellucida’

Presumably a cultivar of Sinningia speciosa (Lodd.) Hiern. I have found no reference to this plant.  Pellucidus means translucent.  [Stearn].

Horticultural & Botanical History

No data.


History at Camden Park

First recorded in a handwritten entry in a copy of the 1850 catalogue held at Camden Park [CPA] and also 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].


Published Sep 07, 2009 - 02:22 PM | Last updated Aug 21, 2011 - 02:29 PM

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

Probably garden origin

  • Gloxinia pellucida Hort.


Common Name


Name in the Camden Park Record

Gloxinia pellucida 

Confidence level low