African Violet
Saintpaulia 'Ness' Satin Rose'

Family: Gesneriaceae (ges-ner-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Saintpaulia (saint-PAWL-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Ness' Satin Rose
Hybridized by D. Ness
Registered or introduced: 01/19/1995
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Size/Type:

Semi-miniature

Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

Bloom Color:

Rose/Mauve

Flower Characteristics:

Double

Star

Two-tone

Leaf Shape/Type:

Quilted

Scalloped

Leaf Texture:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Color:

Red Back (or red reverse)

Other details:

This plant is suitable for growing indoors

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

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:

Ellerbe, North Carolina

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Aug 24, 2007, jannich from Andalusia, AL (Zone 8b) wrote:

Ness' Satin Rose (8144) 01/19/1995 (D. Ness) Double rose-mauve two-tone star. Dark green, quilted, scalloped/red back. Semiminiature