Repotting African Violets // Garden Answer

Links: African Violet Plant Food - https://goo.gl/1sVkyY African Violet Soil - https://goo.gl/0rnniQ Video on 6 Tips for African Violet Success - https://youtu.be/A27ypq3DPq8 This video was...

African violets on display - Ocala

OCALA - The Ocala African Violet club's annual show runs from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at the Southeastern Livestock Pavilion, 2232 NE Jacksonville Road, Ocala.

Hundreds of sizes and types of African violets, leaves and supplies will be for sale. There will be educational displays and demonstrations, experts to answer questions, a yard sale table of new and gently used...

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  1. African Violet Care: Basic Summary Light: Moderate to bright, indirect, indoor light. Watering: Keep soil moist to dry, and allow soil around roots to dry out before watering to encourage blooming.Water from the bottom with room temperature water by placing the plastic grower's pot in water, and allowing the plant to absorb the water ( not more than 30 minutes ).
  2. Caring for African Violets. Overhead watering methods damage African violet foliage. When water droplets fall on the fuzzy leaves, they often leave behind unsightly brown spots.
  3. Saintpaulia, commonly known as African violet, is a genus [dubious – discuss] of 6–20 species of herbaceous perennial flowering plants in the family Gesneriaceae, native to Tanzania and adjacent southeastern Kenya in eastern tropical Africa.Typically the African violet is a common household indoor plant but can also be an outdoor plant. Several of the species and subspecies are endangered ...
  4. The African Violet Society of America (AVSA) welcomes you! AVSA is the connecting place for people around the globe whose common interest is one amazing plant - the African violet.
  5. About African violets . African violets (or Saintpaulia) are a genus of plants within the Gesneriad family. Discovered in 1892 by Baron von St Paul (hence the botanical name), many species can still be found growing in the Eastern Arc Mountains of Tanzania and Kenya.
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Two African Violets blooming in a Fitz & Floyd ceramic dish. They call it an oval vegetable - I call it a planter. Mar. 2013.
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