African Violet
Saintpaulia 'Aca's Ms. Plum'

Family: Gesneriaceae (ges-ner-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Saintpaulia (saint-PAWL-ee-a) (Info)
Cultivar: Aca's Ms. Plum
Hybridized by J. Brownlie
Registered or introduced: 06/13/2000
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Size/Type:

Standard

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Bloom Color:

Dark Purple/Black

Flower Characteristics:

Semi-double

Star

Ruffled (frilled or wavy)

Leaf Shape/Type:

Ruffled

Leaf Texture:

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Leaf Color:

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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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RatingContent
Neutral

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

Aca's Ms. Plum (8868) 06/13/2000 (J. Brownlie) Semidouble plum purple ruffled star. Medium green, ruffled. Standard