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PlantFiles: African Violet
Saintpaulia 'Bloomlovers's Clown'

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Family: Gesneriaceae (ges-ner-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Saintpaulia (saint-PAWL-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Bloomlovers's Clown

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Size/Type:
Semi-miniature

Height:
under 6 in. (15 cm)

Bloom Color:
Purple

Flower Characteristics:
Double
Ruffled (frilled or wavy)

Leaf Shape/Type:
Spooned
Quilted

Leaf Texture:
Glossy/shiny

Leaf Color:
Red Back (or red reverse)

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

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)

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral mystic On Aug 25, 2007, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

Information from Bloomlovers. com
Double frilly purple blossoms with variable fantasy marks along petal edges finished off with variable green edges over dark green, quilted/red back symmetrical lightly spooned foliage. Semiminiature.



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