How to Repot African Violets: Gardening Advice

African violets are some of the most popular indoor plants, thanks to their bright colors. The catch is that they are extremely sensitive and not many people know how to take care of them properly […] Read More

The Best Grow Lights for African Violets – Top 5 Products Reviews

How much light African Violets receive is crucial for the health and performance of the plant. Generally, these plants grow well in moderate or bright indoor light as long as you don’t shine it on […] Read More

The Best Fertilizer for African Violets – Top 5 Products Reviews

Back in the year 1894, Baron Walter von Saint Paul carried a flowering plant to Germany from East Africa, and he called it the “Usambara Violet.” Little did the Baron know that so many people […] Read More

How to Get African Violets to Bloom

For a lot of people, the following situation would seem familiar. You bought your very first African Violet plant, and it was blooming gloriously. That was why you purchased the plant in the first place. […] Read More

Best Pots For African Violets

African violet plants are a great addition to any home. They look beautiful and they flower all year long when properly taken care of. The keyword here is “well taken care of”. The first step […] Read More


Mel’s Tip #1 I have listened to many African violet enthusiasts talk about the vitamins and proteins they give their plants, and how they feed their plants over twenty different plant nutrients which are absolutely […] Read More

Mel’s Gardening Tips

Mel’s Tip #1 Dandelions, the scourge of any homeowner who’s goal in life is to have the nicest lawn in the neighborhood. Their “yellow heads” are just not acceptable! They got to go. Control of […] Read More