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Parma Violet or African Violet?
African violets have four round yellow anthers, separate from the style, while the true violets have five anthers closing around the style in a cone-like shape.Unfortunately, I can only guess the Parma anthers are the same with the sweet violets' anthers,...
United States, California
Starting An African Violet – Growing African Violet Plants With Seeds
Place the container in a bright window out of direct sunlight or under. This will be your male flower.freestar.queue.push(function() { googletag.display("div-gpt-ad-300x250-ATF-1"); });As soon as the male flower is open, use a small paintbrush and gently...
United States, Ohio
African Violet Plants – How To Grow African Violets
Reduced flowering and paler leaf color indicate that growing African violets are not getting enough fertilizer.Pinch blooms from the growing African violets when they are spent. Never let growing African violets stand in water or completely dry out.
United States, Ohio
Crown Rot On African Violets: Learn About African Violet Crown Rot Treatment
Keep reading to learn more about how to spot crown rot in African violets and African violet crown rot treatment., crown rot develops when an African violet’s growing medium is too wet.
United States, Ohio
Reasons African Violets Are Leggy: Fixing Leggy African Violets
Fill a pot with a well-draining soil mix, and cut the African violet stems at the soil level. African violets are susceptible to rot, molds and fungus if water is allowed to pool on the foliage or around the crown.
United States, Ohio
African Violet Diseases: What Causes Ring Spot On African Violet
African violet ring spot damage can’t be reversed, but the behavior that causes it can be corrected and new leaves will eventually grow to replace the injured ones.First, never, ever water an African violet’s foliage – this is a sure way to create...
United States, Ohio
Tips For Easy African Violet Propagation
Two to six months after the process starts, the new plants should have two to three leaves. Temperature for the soil should be between 65 and 75 F. Each division can be planted into pots with violet potting mix and they should do well.Now that you know...
United States, Ohio
Dividing An African Violet Plant – How To Separate African Violet Suckers
Are cheery little plants that don’t appreciate a lot of fuss and muss. Always water the pup before applying fertilizer.Open the bag or remove the cover occasionally to provide fresh air.
United States, Ohio
Trailing African Violets: Grooming, Pruning and Propagating
As a bonus, grooming your plant generally provides leaves and cuttings for propagation.Not all plants of trailing varieties sucker readily at first.You want to encourage your plant to produce suckers, because the suckers turn into desirable additional...
United States, California
Growing African Violets for Foliage: Variegated African Violet Plants
African Violets are usually grown for their flowers. With flowers, a variegated African violet is stunning. Imagine leaves so lovely that blooms are a bonus... Trading leaves and plantlets with other forum enthusiasts is also an excellent way to try new...
United States, California
Trailing African Violets: Flowing Foliage and Bountiful Blooms
Most likely, you won't find a pre-made plastic hanging basket that's shallow enough to suit African violets. You can tell sucker leaves from ordinary new leaves by their orientation.New suckers usually have a pair of opposing leaves.suckers will have...
United States, California
African Violets - You Can Grow Them!
By removing the old soil mix and adding your own you will know for sure that you have a great soil base for your plant.When you water African Violets, there a simple tip for getting the soil perfect.
United States, California
Running Out of Room for Houseplants? Try Miniature African Violets
You may find that it's easier to use the tip of a pencil rather than your finger to dislodge suckers. Plastic "clamshell" takeout containers with holes in the top (for ventilation) and bottom (for drainage) make great propagation trays for the tiny leaves...
United States, California
African Violets with GIRL foliage, what sweethearts!
You can grow them without treating them at all differently from other African violets.With just a little additional attention, you can turn them into the show-off "princesses" of your plant shelf.feature within PlantFiles to look for certain plants with...
United States, California
Watering African Violets 101: Different Strokes for Different Folks
Or you can cut up an acrylic blanket. Since dried potting mix may pull away from a wick or from the sides of a self-watering pot, a little top watering might be necessary to restart the action.Using community trays with capillary mats or wicked pots lets...
United States, California
African Violets 101: Getting Started with Your New Plant
Adding one part horticultural perlite to one part good quality soil-less potting mix gives you a mix that holds some moisture but still drains freely.Two-piece “self watering” planters work beautifully for many African violets.
United States, California
Dividing African Violets
That's why I move the African violets on any of the eastern or northern window sill, starting in the spring.African violets grow fast and make lots of suckers, which will crowd inside the pot.
United States, California
Add a Little Leprechaun Magic to Your Houseplants: Celebrate St. Patrick\'s Day with a GREEN blooming African Violet
'Petite Blarney' and 'Lil Bit ‘o Irish' are two of my favorite miniatures (see photos). For many of these, however, the green is only an occasional hint of color accenting the edge of the petals.
United States, California
Gesneriads: The Blooming-est Houseplants
In fact, reds and oranges are pretty prominent.Although I would like to report that I am now much better at all gesneriads, my successes remain spotty--with some doing well for me and some doing bupkis.So please take a lesson from me and don't give up...
United States, California
Aquarium to Terrarium
I bought some charcoal filter replacements and broke them open. Three or more months is usual. If harsh cleansers were needed, let it air dry for a couple of days.Next thing is the materials.
United States, California
House Plants as Décor: From Jumbled to Just Right
Expectantly, this room will help you keep the houseplant clutter in the rest of your home under control.Try to balance the gardener and the decorator in you when you are choosing and placing houseplants.It is possible to find a spot where a plant is happy...
United States, California
Hardy \'African Violets\' - Ramonda, Haberlea and Jankaea
If you are an avid rock gardener or partake of container gardening, then these hardy gesneriads are highly recommended since they are alpines extra ordinaire!I would like to thank K.
United States, California
African Geese and eggs For Sale
We are breeders with a variety of birds that we breed.we have the license to export our birds to any part of the world.. We are the only ones that sales this geese eggs in africa cameroon and we give for very good geese northallerton, Newcastle.
Cameroon, Nord-Ouest
African Violets 101: Make More Plants by Propagating African Violets from Leaf Cuttings
There's no need to include wet paper towel; a plump leaf has enough moisture to stay crisp in the baggie for several days. For the sake of the appearance of the parent plant, I snap or cut off the leaves where they join the main stem.
United States, California
Party Favors From the Heart: African Violets and Handmade Containers
I would have a busy week, forget to the check the humidity in the terrarium and lose half of my leaves. One of which was by John Lennon:"Love is the answer, and you know that for sure; Love is a flower, you've got to let it grow."I then attached these...
United States, California
Genuine Mahogany (Swietenia Macrophylla)
Available dimentions as follows: Thickness 2.5 to 5 cm Width 10 to 45cm length 1.20 to 4.10m We are a forest grower and wood processing company in South America. Among our wood products we provide genuine Mahogany Rough Sawn, Air Dry
Ecuador, Azuay
Want to sell mahogany seeds - sky fruits
This is what makes it very bitter which in turns makes the human blood bitter. Mitra Bibit Provide Indonesian mahogany seeds - sky fruits - biji tunjuk langit However, Flavonoids found in the Mahogany seed contains very high quantity of natural compounds...
Indonesia, Jawa Tengah
Penny Deep Blue Viola Seeds
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 100-seeds

Penny Deep Blue Viola features deep, true blue petals. Continuous flowering to end of season. Hardy and heat tolerant. (Viola cornuta) Perennial. Plant in full sun or partial shade.
  • weight: .0625 lbs
United States, Connecticut
Penny White Jump-Up Viola Seeds
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 100-seeds

Penny White Jump-Up Viola features violet upper petals and white lower petals. Continuous flowering to end of season. Hardy and heat tolerant. (Viola cornuta) Perennial. Plant in full sun or partial shade.
  • weight: .0625 lbs
United States, Connecticut