How to grow Saintpaulia ionantha from cuttings

Saintpaulia ionantha
  • Common name(s): African Violet
  • Family: Gesneriaceae
  • Stem cuttings: no
  • Leaf cuttings: yes
  • Root cuttings/runners: no
  • Time: the year round
  • Lighting: bright to light shaded
  • Soil: mixes for cacti and succulents, indoor plants, herbs, vegetables
  • Temperature: 20 to 30 °C
  • New growth after: first roots are shown after 5 to 7 weeks, new leaves can be expected after another 6 to 8 weeks
  • More infos: insert the base of the leaf into the soil. The pot can be placed in a indoor greenhouse or kept covered with a freezer bag. But the cuttings also root good if not.

Saintpaulia ionantha

Saintpaulia ionantha

Saintpaulia ionantha

Saintpaulia ionantha

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