My Favorite Links

African Violet Society of America
The national society for all lovers of african violets.

The Gesneriad Society
The national society for all lovers of gesneriads...a close relative of the african violet.

First Class Version 2
Is software offered by the African Violet Society of America, Inc. The database contains names and descriptions of African violet cultivars and species, as well as over 9,000 photos.

African Violet Suppliers

I have been asked several times about sources for suppliers of African Violets. There are lots of suppliers throughout the country the following list is the ones that I have personally done business with and continue to do business with.

Dave's Violets
1372 S. Kentwood Avenue
Springfield, MO 65804- 0220
Phone - (417) 887-8904

I have always enjoyed doing business with Dave and he always seems to have something a little different than the others plus he usually has some Gesneriads to tempt you with. Recently he has added his own line of Ozark Sinningias that he has hybridized.

Glenda's House of Violets
African Violet Growing Supplies - Home of Ambrosia Violets. I have done business with Glenda's House of Violets she do have a nice selection of supplies.

The Violet Showcase
The Violet Showcase
3147 South Broadway
Englewood, Colorado 80113-2423 Phone - (303) 761-1770
I have never done business with The Violet Showcase but they do have a nice selection of supplies.

A very well written article about installing and growing with LED lighting.

Just For Fun

This lady has an amazing collection of streptocarpus photographs, and good general basic information on growing streptocarpus.

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