African Violet 'Taita'

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African Violet

How to care for African Violet

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Light: Part sun, part shade

Place in a window with dappled sun or a spot in the middle of a room. Or directly in a window facing west or east.

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Watering need: Medium demand

This plant is somewhat drought-tolerant, so no need to stress too much about it drying up. Make sure to feel the soil before watering: the top layer (about 2 inches) should be dry before giving this plant more water.

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Fertilizing need: Medium demand

Plants can't only survive on water, they need nutrients too. To keep your plant nice and thriving, it’s important that you add fertilizer every now and then. You can find more info below how to best fertilize this plants.

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Always water with lukewarm water and never water directly on to the leaves since that can cause spots.

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The Best Way to Water Your African Violet

Some plants require different amounts of water than others. The African Violet needs good balance of not too much and not too little water.

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How to Fertilize Your African Violet

Most plants require fertilizing every now and then to ensure that they get the right nutrients in order to stay happy and healthy.

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How to Repot Your African Violet

Most plants require repotting every now and then in order to stay happy and healthy. However, repotting can be stressful to plants, so it's important to do it carefully and not too often.

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How to Prune Your African Violet

Removing dead material from your plants every now and then can help keep them healthy, pest-free and looking great!

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