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Tuesday - September 05, 2006

From: Austin , TX
Region: Southwest
Topic: Non-Natives
Title: Caring for non-native African violet
Answered by: Nan Hampton


How do you care for the African violet?


Our focus and expertise at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center is in plants native to the North American continent. The African violet (Saintpaulia sp.), as its name implies, is a native of Africa. You can visit the web page of the African Violet Society of America, Inc. where you will find a wealth of knowledge about caring for African violets.

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