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PlantFiles: African Violet
Saintpaulia 'Ness' Satin Rose'

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Family: Gesneriaceae (ges-ner-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Saintpaulia (saint-PAWL-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Ness' Satin Rose
Hybridized by D. Ness; Year of Registration or Introduction: 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)

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral jannich 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

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Ellerbe, North Carolina



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