Saintpaulia goetzeana · Saintpaulia inconspicua · Saintpaulia ionantha ·
Saintpaulia pusilla · Saintpaulia shumensis · Saintpaulia teitensis ...
Culture. The soil for growing African violets must be porous to allow surplus water
to pass through readily. Most violets are now grown in pasteurized soilless ...
African Violet sometimes called Saintpaulia, is a simple compact houseplant that
has many fans across the globe. It's easy to get the flowers to re bloom and this ...
Oct 31, 2010 ... Saintpaulia ionantha. This plant requires or will tolerate shade during the heat of
the day This plant will tolerate some drought, but benefits from ...
The genus Saintpaulia has generally stood as a distinct taxonomic unit after its
description by Wendland from plants collected by Baron von St. Paul in 1892,
Saintpaulia is the genus to which the immensely popular "African Violet" belongs.
It originates in eastern Africa, primarily Tanzania and Kenya, where it may still ...
The African violet is one of the most popular flowering house plants from the
saintpaulia genus. The genus has about 20 species and thousands of varieties.
The African Violet, Saintpaulia ionantha, is among the most popular of house
plants with wholesale sales in 1995 exceeding 25 million dollars. This popularity
Saintpaulia is a member of the Gesneriaceae family and contains approx. 6
members, native to Africa (e. g. Kenya, Tanzania). Because of their similarity with
Saintpaulia are easy to propagate from leaf cuttings. Choose leaves that are
almost full size and remove from the plant with the stalk attached. Fill pots with