Definition of Cape primrose in English:
Another term for streptocarpus.
- ‘And I can hardly live without the Cape primrose, Streptocarpus ‘Black Panther’ - its velvet blooms are a treasure.’
- The Cape primrose is also a cloud-forest plant, growing on the windward slopes of Table Mountain in Cape Town.
- Otherwise, grow your Cape primrose the same way you would a gloxinia or African violet, with moderate light and household temperatures.