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PlantFiles: African Violet
Saintpaulia 'Frances Young'

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Family: Gesneriaceae (ges-ner-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Saintpaulia (saint-PAWL-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Frances Young
Hybridized by H. Pittman; Year of Registration or Introduction: 01/10/85

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Size/Type:
Standard

Height:
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Bloom Color:
Pale Pink

Flower Characteristics:
Double

Leaf Shape/Type:
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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:

Frances Young (5890) 01/10/1985 (H. Pittman) Double light pink. Medium green, plain. Standard



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