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Violets need plentiful light. From October-April, grow them in the sunny east window, from May-September - north exposure. Otherwise, the harsh summer sun would fry their leaves. To keep the plants shapely, give the pots a quarter-turn every other day. To increase humidity, group plants together. Even better, set them on pebble-filled trays. Grow plants in clay pots. Clay absorbs moisture, and then releases it as humidity through evaporation. Water enough to keep the soil moist,- not…


Gardening Tips: Caring for African Violets

Caring for African violets is easy. With the right amount of light, water and fertilizer, you can grow these old-fashioned houseplants any time of the year.


African Violets require special care. Find out the kind of pot you need, the amount of sun the plants need, and how to water them. #gardening #violets