African Violet
Saintpaulia 'Buckeye Irish Lace'

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

Large Standard

Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

Bloom Color:

Fuchsia (Red-Purple)

Green

White/Near White

Flower Characteristics:

Semi-double

Pansy

Edged

Bicolor

Ruffled (frilled or wavy)

Sticktite

Leaf Shape/Type:

Ovate

Serrated

Leaf Texture:

Glossy/shiny

Hairy/fuzzy

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:

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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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On Aug 26, 2007, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

Semidouble ruffled white pansies with varying pink and fuchsia stripes and markings. Ruffled edge sometimes pink sometimes green. Medium green and cream variegated foliage. Large