African Violets: The Complete Guide

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The African Violet continues to increase in popularity, having developed over the past 50 years from its few hundred varieties to the thousands that exist today in an ever-increasing range of color and type. This complete guide includes chapters on the plant's history, development, and classification, and a wealth of practical information and advice on propagation, general care, hybridization, and the prevention and treatment of pests and diseases. Written in a non-technical and readable style, it ...

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Overview

The African Violet continues to increase in popularity, having developed over the past 50 years from its few hundred varieties to the thousands that exist today in an ever-increasing range of color and type. This complete guide includes chapters on the plant's history, development, and classification, and a wealth of practical information and advice on propagation, general care, hybridization, and the prevention and treatment of pests and diseases. Written in a non-technical and readable style, it explodes the myth that African Violets are difficult to grow and provides the grower with the know-how to make the most of this delightful and popular plant.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781861261502
  • Publisher: Crowood Press, Limited, The
  • Publication date: 3/28/1998
  • Edition description: PBK ED
  • Pages: 136
  • Sales rank: 502,888
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.35 (d)

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