anyone grow african violets?

Discussion in 'Gardening' started by luluann, Aug 13, 2013.

  1. luluann

    luluann Songster

    Dec 28, 2012
    Wondering if any of you grow/ have them?
  2. peepsnbunnies

    peepsnbunnies Songster

    Mar 31, 2007
    Central Florida
    Right now, I have a couple that I bought at Walmart. But I had several that were my Mothers, when she passed, I brought the violets home and kept them for probably 8 or 9 years. They are so pretty and are easy to care for!
  3. EquestrianGirl

    EquestrianGirl In the Brooder

    Oct 27, 2013
    My Grandmother has a purple African Violet that is just beautiful! At one point it started to die, and she just put it outside, not knowing what to do. A friend came over, repotted the plant in a bigger pot with soil made for African Violets, and it is now thriving!

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