Saintpaulia ionantha


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Noun1.Saintpaulia ionantha - tropical African plant cultivated as a houseplant for its violet or white or pink flowersSaintpaulia ionantha - tropical African plant cultivated as a houseplant for its violet or white or pink flowers
flower - a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms
genus Saintpaulia, Saintpaulia - east African herb with nodding flowers; widely cultivated
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Saintpaulia ionantha Wendl seedlings showed good growth during acclimatization in Plantagro[R] and Bioplant[R] commercial substrates, followed by powdered coconut husk and vermiculite (TERCEIRO NETO et al.
However, different results were reported for other species, for example the African violet, Saintpaulia ionantha yielded 95% survival rate when acclimatized on 100% sand compared to only 80%, 70% and 65% survival rates when acclimatized on 1:1 mixture of sand : farmyard manure, 1:1 mixture of sand : coconut husk and 1:1 mixture of sand: ground charcoal, respectively (Khan et al.
Isolation and sequence analysis of two CYC-like genes, SiCYCIA and SiCACIB, from zygomorphic and actinomorphic cultivars of Saintpaulia ionantha (Gesneriaceae).