Story # 124, Part X, Final in a series,
Flower color is the only thing that matters.
Nobody buys flowers they don’t like. Flower color is the most important selection criteria.
In Streptocarpus, every other variable characteristic needs to be optimized through hybridization and smart selection.
If Streptocarpus is to become a major plant category it must have pretty flowers and be tougher than it is now.
It can be done but will need a champion to pull it up!