African Violet
Saintpaulia 'Cupcake'

Family: Gesneriaceae (ges-ner-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Saintpaulia (saint-PAWL-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Cupcake
Hybridized by S. Whitaker
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Size/Type:

Standard

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Bloom Color:

Pink

Violet/Lavender

Flower Characteristics:

Double

Edged

Ruffled (frilled or wavy)

Leaf Shape/Type:

Quilted

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)

Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Suitable for growing in containers

This plant is suitable for growing indoors

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

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

Cupcake (S. Whitaker) Double lavender-pink frilled/white-edged top petals. Quilted. Standard