African violets/ African Sumire

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African violets/ アフリカスミレ
African violets/ アフリカスミレ

学名/ Botanical name : Saintpaulia

シノニム/ Synonym :

英名/ English name :  African violets

別名/ Alternative English name: Saintpaulia

日本名/ Japanese name: アフリカスミレ

日本名別名/ Alternative Japanese name: セントポーリア

タイ語名/ Thai name:

原産地/ Original : Tanzania and adjacent southeastern Kenya 


The flowers are 2–3 cm in diameter, with a five-lobed velvety corolla “petals”, and grow in clusters of 3–10 or more on slender stalks called peduncles. Wild species can have violet, purple, pale blue, or white flowers.



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