PlantsCape Primroses→African Violet (Streptocarpus 'Ramblin' Amethyst')

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Streptocarpus Accepted
Saintpaulia Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Plant Height: 4 to 6 inches
Plant Spread: Trails 6 to 8 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Medium green and creamy-yellow.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Lavender
Other: Double.
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Other: Will bloom continually if given 12 hours of daily light.
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Needs specific temperature: 70-75 degrees F
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Leaf
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Prefers to be under-potted

3 months since 1st post & 6" tall & wide in full bloom

Photo gallery:
Location: My trailing african violet houseplantDate: 2020-01-073 months since 1st post & 6" tall & wide in full bloom
By tabbycat
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Location: My trailing african violet collectionDate: 2019-10-22Beautiful 1" leaves & 3/4" lavender flowers
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Plant Events from our members
tabbycat On March 26, 2020 Transplanted
New size pot, wick & wick soil w/ insecticide. Roots were peeping out bottom of wicked pot.
tabbycat On January 1, 2020 Plant emerged
All leaves have sprouts
tabbycat On November 1, 2019 Cuttings stuck
4 trimmed leaves
tabbycat On October 18, 2019 Bloomed
1st flower
tabbycat On August 30, 2019 Obtained plant
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