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African Violet
Saintpaulia 'Pink Obsession'

Family: Gesneriaceae (ges-ner-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Saintpaulia (saint-PAWL-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Pink Obsession
Hybridized by S. Sorano
Registered or introduced: 03/02/1990
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Size/Type:

Large Standard

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Bloom Color:

Pale Pink

Flower Characteristics:

Semi-double

Star

Leaf Shape/Type:

Pointed

Leaf Texture:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Color:

Unknown - Tell us

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)

Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

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

Pink Obsession (7321) 03/02/1990 (S. Sorano) Semidouble light pink star. Variegated, plain, pointed. Large

Positive

On Apr 2, 2006, MotherNature4 from Bartow, FL (Zone 9a) wrote:

My friend R. Hilton owns this lovely plant. It has very dark green succulent, fuzzy leaves that are bordered in white with pink tinges. A real award winner.