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Q.African Violet

Zone 7a | co692op added on July 13, 2021 | Answered

My plants are forming tightly squeezed leaves which makes it difficult for the flowers to bloom. The plants are so tight that they are forming mounds.

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Answered on July 13, 2021

This is how they will grow when they get crowded. It is best to have one per container because of this.

You may have to transplant, carefully, into their own containers. Giving a little less light can make them stretch a little, as well.

Here is an article that will help you to care for the plant to its potential:


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