How to Clean African Violet Leaves?

Answer African violets are lovely in the house but they can become grimy and dusty over time. There is a very simple solution to keeping the leaves in top shape.

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Should you wash African violet leaves?

African violets benefit from having their leaves rinsed off with tepid water or the same fertilizer/water mixture, when I water my African violets they get a total shower every time I water them (t... Read More »

Why Won't My African Violet Leaves Lay Flat?

African violets (Saintpaulia), while neither African nor violets, have been common house plants for generations. These freely-blooming plants range in size from miniatures that are only a few inche... Read More »

Indoor Plants That Have Leaves Similar to an African Violet?

Subtropical and tropical by nature, African violet leaves are typically cup-shaped with soft, raised areas between the veins, giving the surface a "quilted" appearance. You can find indoor plants w... Read More »

What is Russian African violet?

There are some Russian Hybridizers that have raised very large varieties of African violets within the last five or so years. Please see the related link.