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PlantFiles: African Violet
Saintpaulia 'Something Special'

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Family: Gesneriaceae (ges-ner-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Saintpaulia (saint-PAWL-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Something Special
Hybridized by Nadeau; Year of Registration or Introduction: 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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Leaf Texture:
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Leaf Color:
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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)

Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive Snowrose 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.



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