This member of the
Gesneriaceae family was given this name by Hans
Joachim Wiehler in 1975. It if found in southern Brazil and
Paraguay, growing in rich soil or even rock cracks with some water
and some to lots of sun. The caudex can grow to eight centimetres,
the stems to 50 or even 80 centimetres height. The flowers are from
bright orange to red, and some in culture are yellow.