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African Violet
Saintpaulia 'Buckeye In Frills'

Family: Gesneriaceae (ges-ner-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Saintpaulia (saint-PAWL-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Buckeye In Frills
Hybridized by P. Hancock
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Size/Type:

Large Standard

Height:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Fuchsia (Red-Purple)

Flower Characteristics:

Double

Semi-double

Leaf Shape/Type:

Ruffled

Serrated

Leaf Texture:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Color:

White/Cream variegated

Pink variegated

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)

Gardeners' Notes:

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neutral
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RatingContent
Neutral

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

Semi double to double, fuchsia/red blooms, dark green, pink, cream shiny ruffled, serrated foliage. Large