What eats violets?

Answer Mites, thrips if you get a bad infestation. My cats have been known to take a bite once in awhile.

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What do violets taste like?

The flowers of violets are an old fashioned treat. I remember having candied violets at summer teas as a child. I have since recreated them once or twice as an extra treat for friends. I also regul... Read More »

What will kill mealybugs on violets?

Remove mealybugs by spraying them with a stream of lukewarm water or wiping them away with a cotton swab soaked in alcohol. To prevent a re-infestation of mealybugs, avoid over watering the violets... Read More »

What is the scientific name for African violets?

The scientific name for African violets is Saintpaulia.

What do you do if your African violets get sun burned?

All you can do is cut off the worst looking leaves, the good thing is new leaves will grow back in a month or so.