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

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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; Year of Registration or Introduction: 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:
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 gessiegail 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

Regional...

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

Ellerbe, North Carolina



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