What are the Different Sizes of African Violet Plants?

What are the Different Sizes of African Violet Plants?

African Violets can be divided in four main categories depending upon their size:

  • Large plants, Standard plants, Semi-Miniature plants, Miniature plants.
  • The diameters of these African violet plants are measured across a single crown.
  • They are each defined as below:

Large African Violet plants:

  • Large African violet plants when fully mature range from 16 inches (40cm) or larger in diameter across a single crown.
  • The flowers on these plants can grow to 3 inches (7.5cm) across the petals and a single leaf blade can grow to 6 inches (15cm) in length.
Large African Violet Plants


Standard African Violet plants:

  • Standard African violet plants when fully mature range from 8-16 inches (20-40cm) in diameter across a single crown.
  • The flowers on these plants can grow to 2 inches (5cm) across the petals and a single leaf blade can grow to 3 inches (7.5cm) in length.
Standard African Violet Plants


Semi-Miniature African Violet plants:

  • Semi-Miniature African violet plants when fully mature range from 6-8 inches (15-20cm) in diameter across a single crown.
  • The flowers on these plants can grow to 1.5 inches (3.8cm) across the petals and a single leaf blade can grow to 2 inches (5cm) in length.
Semi-Miniature African Violet Plants


Miniature African Violet plants:

  • Miniature African violet plants when fully mature grow up to from 6 inches (15cm) in diameter across a single crown.
  • The flowers on these plants can grow to 0.75 inches (2cm) across the petals and a single leaf blade can grow to 1 inches (2.5cm) in length.
  • There are also certain varieties being described as micro-minis, who have a diameter of 3 inches (7.5cm) or less. The flowers and leaves of these micro-mini African violet plants are also much smaller in size.

Miniature African Violet Plants



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