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African Violet
Saintpaulia 'Fisherman's Paradise'

Family: Gesneriaceae (ges-ner-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Saintpaulia (saint-PAWL-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Fisherman's Paradise
Hybridized by B. Sisk
Registered or introduced: 06/04/1982
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Size/Type:

Large Standard

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Bloom Color:

Purple

Flower Characteristics:

Double

Edged

Leaf Shape/Type:

Pointed

Ruffled

Leaf Texture:

Velvet

Leaf Color:

Medium

Dark

Other details:

This plant is suitable for growing indoors

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Suitable for growing in containers

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation:

May be propagated by cuttings (leaf, sucker, or bloom stalk)

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Kittrell, North Carolina

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Aug 24, 2007, gessiegail from Taft, TX (Zone 9a) wrote:

Fisherman's Paradise (4843) 06/04/1982 (B. Sisk) Double dark lavender/purple edge. Variegated, pointed, frilled. Large