African Violet
Saintpaulia 'Pink Sensation'

Family: Gesneriaceae (ges-ner-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Saintpaulia (saint-PAWL-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Pink Sensation
Hybridized by Lyndon Lyon Greenhouse/S. Sorano
Registered or introduced: 02/03/2003
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Size/Type:

Standard

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Bloom Color:

Pink

Flower Characteristics:

Single

Semi-double

Star

Ruffled (frilled or wavy)

Leaf Shape/Type:

Quilted

Leaf Texture:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Color:

White/Cream variegated

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)

Regional

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

Ellerbe, North Carolina

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Feb 27, 2007, Plantcrazii from Dallas, TX (Zone 8a) wrote:

Blooms are single-semidouble white ruffled star/pink patches. Variegated medium green and white, quilted leaves. Standard