African Violet
Saintpaulia 'Something Special'

Family: Gesneriaceae (ges-ner-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Saintpaulia (saint-PAWL-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Something Special
Hybridized by Nadeau
Registered or introduced: 07/18/1979
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Size/Type:

Large Standard

Height:

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Bloom Color:

Dark Blue

Flower Characteristics:

Semi-double

Leaf Shape/Type:

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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)

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Aug 24, 2007, Snowrose from Frederick, MD (Zone 6b) wrote:

Something Special (3668) 07/18/1979 (R. Nadeau) Semidouble dark blue-purple. Plain. Large

Wonderful showplant.