Episcia cupreata (Cultivated)

Episcia cupreata (Hook.) Hanst., Linnaea 34: 340 1866. (syn: Achimenes cupreata Hook.; Achimenes metallica Van Houtte ex Regel; Achimenes splendens (Linden) Hend.; Cyrtodeira cupreata (Hook.) Hanst.; Cyrtodeira cupreata var. metallica Regel; Cyrtodeira cupreata var. viridifolia Hook.; Cyrtodeira trianae Hanst.; Episcia cupreata var. viridifolia (Hook.) Nichols.; Episcia splendens (Linden) Hanst.; Tapina splendens Linden; Tapina variegata Linden); 

Caribbean; Middle America; South America as per Catalogue of Life;

Common name: Flame Violet, Episcia


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Episcia cupreata (Hook.) Hanst : 16 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (1)- 1022 kb. 
Location: Hong Kong Park  
Date: 15 August 2018
Elevation: 200 ft.
Habit : Cultivated

Should be a hybrid. But no idea.
Thank you ... ! It was labeled like this !
shares some features with African violets, and that pilea you showed earlier. as ... said some hybrid in that general genetic tree 

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Location: Hong Kong Park  

Date: 15 August 2018
Elevation: 200 ft.
Habit : Cultivated
Slight different than earlier posts ?
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so it vines too?

Yes ..., It is something like vine or runner !

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Location: Hong Kong Park  

Date: 15 August 2018
Elevation: 200 ft.
Habit : Cultivated
Yet another pattern!
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finally. we have been around similar leaves and same family Gesneriaceae recently. this one seems to want to trail or even vine?

but his flowers are scarlet or reddish, which is the most common color though flickr has one yellow flower on a trailing plant.

ok then i agree. color of leaves have varied from totally green to deep coppery brown with blotches...silvery



 
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SK1754 24 Jan 2019 : 9 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (1)- 6 Mb. 
Location : Marina Bay Garden , Singapore
Date : 18 October 2012
Elevation : 25 m.
Habit : Cultivated
Episcia cupreata (Hook.) Hanst. ??

we had these from your hongkong trip too. nice
Yes ... So many flower and leaf variations.
Does look like Episcia cupreata of Gesneriaceae. But I am thinking, arent those plants labelled at Gardens by the bay?
Thank you ... It was not labeled.

but did not you just show several of these same plants in last few days, weeks and months?



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