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African violets are making a comeback! As the popularity of indoor plants soars, so does the not-so- humble African violet. They’re perfect plants for growing indoors, taking up very little room and provide delightful flowers over many months.
Passionate growers have been diligently creating many stunning new varieties of African violets and they now come in a dazzling array of flower colours and forms and also gorgeous leaf variegations.
Remove dead flowers regularly and let the plants dry out thoroughly after each spurt of flowering.
Placing them inside a closed paper bag can sometimes encourage stubborn violets to flower. Leave them covered for 3-4 days before exposing them to the light again. Hopefully you’ll find that, after this treatment, the plant will be so grateful to be released that it will almost immediately burst into bloom!