Gloxinia Plant from a Gesneriaceae family originates from Brazil. A small plant can reach from 6 inches (15,24 cm) up to 10 inches (25,4 cm); it is commonly valued for its interesting flowering pattern.
Despite Gloxinia being a perennial plant, it is often cultivated as annuals. Its active growth and flowering season is late spring and summer, giving an opportunity to adorn any room with various colored burgeons. Perennials have persistent periods of dormancy which could be confused with the death of the plant.