Why do African violets get brown spots?

Answer From the interaction between very bright light and water left on leaves African violets [Saintpaulia spp] get brown spots. Specifically, the spots represent areas of permanent damage to the leaf. W... Read More »

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How to Display African Violets?

African violets provide a long-lasting beauty when cared for properly. Although these flowers are often considered finicky and hard to get along with, that's not truly the case. African violets pro... Read More »

How to Grow African Violets?

How to get your African violets to bloom. Basic growing techniques to grow a healthy, blooming African violet plant.

How to Propagate African Violets?

While the African Violet may be native to Tanzania, it has become a common household plant in homes across the world. With coloration that can range from light, dusty lilac hues to deep violets, th... Read More »

Do African Violets like low light?

No, violets will survive in low light but they will not have lush green leaves and will not flower.