Pixie Blue Crown

lovevioletsJune 3, 2010

Dora, the Pixie Blue crown you sent me is doing great. I noticed this morning it has put out a bloom bud. This was my first attempt at starting a violet from a crown.

wilma

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nwgatreasures(7)

Woo Hoo!!!!!!

Congratulations !

I'm glad it's working to your liking :)
Dora

    Bookmark   June 4, 2010 at 7:07AM
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larry_b(Zone5/CO)

Hi loveviolets,

Graduations! That's the nice thing about trailing violets. They get big enough and one can propagate crown cuttings, which are much easier than propagating leaf cuttings. And it is much quicker too.

I'm glad to hear that you are being rewarded with a bloom bud. I really like Pixie Blue. It's my favorite African violet!

Larry

    Bookmark   June 4, 2010 at 4:18PM
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loveviolets

Yesterday was my 60th Birthday and as I began my day, I decided to enjoy seeing all my violets. As I began turning on their lights, I spied a beautiful bloom. Pixie Blue was displaying a beautiful bloom. This was the best present I could have received. Thanks to you Dora for sending me the crown.
wilma

    Bookmark   June 13, 2010 at 6:00PM
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nwgatreasures(7)

Wilma,
this post made my day.

Here's to your best year yet......Happy Birthday!

Dora

    Bookmark   June 13, 2010 at 6:13PM
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loveviolets

This evening I spotted more blooms coming. I am really proud of the plant as this is the first time i tried growing one from a crown.
wilma

    Bookmark   June 13, 2010 at 9:25PM
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