African Violet
Saintpaulia 'Lyon's Pirate's Treasure'

Family: Gesneriaceae (ges-ner-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Saintpaulia (saint-PAWL-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Lyon's Pirate's Treasure
Hybridized by S. Sorano
Registered or introduced: 11/09/96
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Size/Type:

Standard

Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Bloom Color:

Pink

Flower Characteristics:

Single

Semi-double

Pansy

Edged

Ruffled (frilled or wavy)

Leaf Shape/Type:

Quilted

Leaf Texture:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Color:

Medium

Other details:

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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)

Regional

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

Ellerbe, North Carolina

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

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

Lyon's Pirate's Treasure (8529) 11/09/1996 (S. Sorano) Single-semidouble pink pansy/wide red ruffled edge. Medium green, quilted. Standard