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Saintpaulia variegata 'Variegated African Violet' (Rare)

Saintpaulia variegata 'Variegated African Violet' (Rare)

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Introducing Saintpaulia variegata . also known as Variegated African Violet . a delightful and charming plant that brightens up any indoor space with its captivating variegated leaves. This particular variety of African Violet is highly prized for its unique foliage and easy-care nature . making it a perfect addition to any plant collection.

Saintpaulia variegata boasts heart-shaped leaves adorned with intricate variegation patterns. The foliage showcases a delightful mix of vibrant green hues and creamy white streaks . creating a striking visual contrast that adds a touch of elegance to its appearance. Each leaf is a masterpiece of nature . making this African Violet a standout plant that effortlessly captures attention and admiration.

Native to Eastern Africa . particularly in Tanzania and Kenya . Saintpaulia variegata is well-adapted to indoor settings . making it a wonderful addition to your home . office . or even a sunny windowsill. Its compact growth habit and petite size make it a versatile choice . perfect for small spaces . windowsills . shelves . or as part of a lovely plant arrangement.

Caring for Saintpaulia variegata is relatively easy . making it an ideal choice for plant enthusiasts of all experience levels. Here are some detailed care tips to ensure its well-being:

Saintpaulia variegat Light Requirements: Provide Saintpaulia variegata with bright . indirect light. Place it near a window with filtered sunlight . or use sheer curtains to diffuse sunlight. Avoid exposing the plant to direct sunlight . as it can lead to leaf burn.

Saintpaulia variegat Temperature: Saintpaulia variegata thrives in a stable temperature environment. Maintain average room temperatures between 18°C and 24°C (65°F and 75°F). Avoid placing it near drafty areas or heating vents . as sudden temperature fluctuations can stress the plant.

Saintpaulia variegat Watering: Water Saintpaulia variegata carefully . allowing the soil to dry slightly between waterings. Aim to keep the soil evenly moist but not waterlogged . as overly wet conditions can lead to root rot. Use room temperature water to avoid shocking the plant.

Saintpaulia variegat Humidity: Saintpaulia variegata appreciates higher humidity levels. You can increase humidity by placing a shallow tray of water near the plant or using a room humidifier. Avoid misting the foliage directly . as this can lead to leaf spotting.

Saintpaulia variegat Soil and Potting: Plant Saintpaulia variegata in well-draining potting soil specifically formulated for African Violets. A mix of peat moss . perlite . and vermiculite provides an ideal growing medium that promotes healthy root growth.

Saintpaulia variegat Fertilising: Feed Saintpaulia variegata with a balanced . water-soluble fertiliser specifically designed for African Violets. During the active growing season (spring and summer) . apply the fertiliser at half the recommended strength every two to four weeks. Reduce fertilisation during the dormant season (fall and winter).

Styling-wise . Saintpaulia variegata adds a touch of sophistication and charm to any indoor setting. Its petite size and unique variegation make it a lovely addition to plant arrangements or as a standalone accent piece. Consider pairing it with other plants that complement its colors and textures to create a captivating display.

Plant Size: The Variegated African Violet is approximately W12cm x 22cm in size . making it a medium-sized plant.

The delightful variegation and easy-care nature of Saintpaulia variegata make it a popular choice among plant lovers. Whether you're an experienced enthusiast or just starting your plant journey . this African Violet is sure to bring joy and beauty to your living space.

Our plants are thoughtfully packaged and supplied in plastic nursery pots . ensuring their safety during transportation and giving you the flexibility to choose a decorative pot that complements your style. Experience the allure of Saintpaulia variegata and elevate your indoor oasis with its elegance . grace . and enduring beauty.

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