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PlantFiles: African Violet
Saintpaulia 'Fisherman's Paradise'

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Family: Gesneriaceae (ges-ner-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Saintpaulia (saint-PAWL-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Fisherman's Paradise
Hybridized by B. Sisk; Year of Registration or Introduction: 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:
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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)

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral gessiegail 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

Regional...

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

Kittrell, North Carolina



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