March 11, 2011

what does a beautifully grown African Violet look like?

Like this Saintpaulia 'Ness' Satin Rose', which was Best in Show at the Mid Atlantic African Violet Society Show in 2008:

Sp Ness' Satin Rose

and this Saintpaulia 'Ness' Jesse', which was Best Old World entry at the 2008 Show of the National Capital Area Chapter of The Gesneriad Society:

Saintpaulia Ness' Jesse

And both happen to be hybridized by the late Don Ness.