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African Violet
Saintpaulia 'B-Man's Taormina'

Family: Gesneriaceae (ges-ner-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Saintpaulia (saint-PAWL-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: B-Man's Taormina
Hybridized by B. Curcuruto
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Size/Type:

Standard

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Bloom Color:

Red

White/Near White

Flower Characteristics:

Pansy

Leaf Shape/Type:

Quilted

Leaf Texture:

Glossy/shiny

Leaf Color:

Medium

Other details:

This plant is suitable for growing indoors

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Provides winter interest

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:

Indianapolis, Indiana

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Aug 25, 2007, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

Information from Bloomlovers. com
(Curcuroto) Semidouble red and white pansy over medium green quilted foliage.