You e-mailed me and stated that it was an "african violet".
Bunchiness can be caused by the following: too much fertilizer, too much light, or they are too cold (in temperatures below 60F). Hope that helps.
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In order to better assist you, I need to know what plant you are referring to. Please respond back to this forum thread.