African Violets: Fragile or Tough?

Some sources describe African Violets as fragile, needing tender care, and difficult to grow.  Other sources describe them as tough plants that are easy to grow on a sunny windowsill.  Over the years I’ve acquired many African Violets that are in bloom when I bring them home, but after the flowers die back, the plant never blooms again.  This one is the exception.  I’m excited!

4 Comments Add yours

  1. cindy knoke says:

    Lovely and I think they are both, like people!


    1. Thank you. I think they are, too!


  2. Deborah the Closet Monster says:

    I had to care for a couple when housesitting some years back. I followed the directions perfectly, but those plants kicked the bucket all the same!


    1. 🙂 Until this plant, all of mine have kicked the bucket!


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