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Related to African violet: Chinese evergreen
Any of various East African herbs of the genus Saintpaulia, having a basal leaf rosette and a showy cluster of violet, blue, pink, or white flowers, often grown as an indoor ornamental.
(Plants) any of several tropical African plants of the genus Saintpaulia, esp S. ionantha, cultivated as house plants, with violet, white, or pink flowers and hairy leaves: family Gesneriaceae
a tropical African plant, Saintpaulia ionantha, of the gesneria family, with hairy leaves and purple, pink, or white flowers.
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|Noun||1.||African violet - tropical African plant cultivated as a houseplant for its violet or white or pink flowers|
flower - a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms
n → Usambaraveilchen nt