Kohleria hirsuta (Kunth) Regel, Flora 31: 250 1848. (syn: Brachyloma erianthum (Benth.) Hanst.; Brachyloma hirsutum (Kunth) Hanst.; Brachyloma leucomallon Hanst.; Brachyloma longiflorum (Kunth) Hanst.; Brachyloma molle (Kunth) Hanst.; Brachyloma moritzianum Bouché & Hanst. ; Brachyloma rhodomallon Hanst.; Brachyloma rubricaule (Kunth & Bouché) Hanst.; Brachyloma ventricosum Hanst.; Brachyloma vestitum (Benth.) Hanst.; Gesneria eriantha Benth.; Gesneria hirsuta Kunth; Gesneria longiflora Kunth; Gesneria mollis Kunth; Gesneria oblongata Paxt.; Gesneria rubricaulis Kunth & Bouché; Gesneria ventricosa hort. ex Hanst.;  Gesneria vestita Benth.; Isoloma erianthum (Benth.) Decne.; Isoloma hirsutum (Kunth) Regel ;  Isoloma longiflorum (Kunth) Regel ; Isoloma longipedunculatum hort. ex Hanst. ; Isoloma molle (Kunth) Decne. (ambiguous synonym) ; Isoloma molle (Kunth) Nichols. (ambiguous synonym) ;  Isoloma pycnosuzygium Donn. Sm. ; Isoloma rubricaule (Kunth & Bouché) Regel ; Isoloma vestitum (Benth.) Decne. ; Kohleria brachycalyx Fritsch ; Kohleria eriantha (Benth.) Hanst. ; Kohleria lanigera Fritsch ; Kohleria leucomallos (Hanst.) Hanst.; Kohleria longiflora (Kunth) Hanst.; Kohleria longipedunculata Hanst. ; Kohleria mollis (Kunth) Hanst.;  Kohleria moritziana (Bouché & Hanst.) Hanst.; Kohleria pycnosuzygia (Donn. Sm.) Badillo ; Kohleria rhodomallon (Hanst.) Hanst. ; Kohleria rubricaulis (Kunth & Bouché) Hassk.; Kohleria straussiana Fritsch ;  Kohleria ventricosa (Hanst.) Hanst. ; Kohleria vestita (Benth.) Hanst. );

Kohleria, Red Trumpet;


Caribbean; South America as per Catalogue of Life;




Kohleria : Red Trumpet : AK : 3 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (3)

Kohleria or Red Trumpet from Gloxinia family photographed at SHRIL, Kodaikanal in October,2008.

Yes … Nice photographs of Kohleria eriantha

A great collection of photo …………… Kohleria eriantha i love the flower of this plant it looks just like Victorian type Ladies Skirt…..

This is Kohleria eriantha (Gesneriaceae) recorded from cultivation in RBG, Sydney (NSW)..

I think it is cultivated in our gardens too..




References: The Plant List Ver.1.1 IPNI  Catalogue of Life  Flower of India  Gardening.eu


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