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Streptocarpus in Hawaii

Posted by maui_jen Hawaii (My Page) on
Wed, Jan 2, 13 at 0:39

I've grown Streps in cooler climates before, but now am wondering how they would do in Hawaii. I'm near sea-level, so temps range from 75-ish in winter to 85-ish in summer. Humidity is quite high compared to the mainland, usually 70%-90%. If I keep them indoors (without air conditioning) or out of direct sunlight outdoors do you think they would do ok?

Thank you!

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RE: Streptocarpus in Hawaii

So how is your Streptocarpus plant doing? Are they doing fine?

RE: Streptocarpus in Hawaii

So far so good! I ordered six plants and they seem quite happy, even starting to bloom. Hopefully they will remain healthy in the heat of summer!

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