Region 5


Region 5 ~ Dixie Central

Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee

Region 5 ~ Dixie Central


Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee  

Alabama —

Early Bird Violet Club

Birmingham Botanical Gardens
2612 Lane Park Rd
Birmingham, AL 35223

Meeting Times: Second Saturday, Sept-May, 10:00 a.m.
Contact: Gwen Johnson
Address: 5105 Hollow Log Ln
City: Birmingham
Phone: 205-991-5335

Founded in 1981
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Arkansas —

Central Arkansas African Violet Society

Mardel Christian & Educational Supply
12201 W. Markham, Ste. 1
Little Rock, AR 72211

Meeting Times: Third Saturday of each month from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

Contact: Betty Ferguson, President
Address: 19009 Oaklawn Cove
City: Little Rock, AR 72206
Phone: 501-944-5292

Contact 2: Glenda Robertson
Address: 5 Worthington
City: Little Rock, AR 72212
Phone: 501-944-0416

Notes: Please contact us as we sometimes change our meeting date or place.  Guests and new members are welcome!


Green Thumb African Violet Club

Members' homes
Meeting Times: Third Friday each month, except July, 7:00 p.m.

Contact: Ruby Pope
Phone: 479-442-2201

Notes: Fax: 501-750-8859 Annual sales are held early April, Mother's Day weekend, and mid-October. All sales are held at the Northwest Arkansas Mall in Fayetteville, AR.

Kentucky —


Louisiana —


Jefferson African Violet Association

Whitney Bank (rear meeting room)
1441 Metairie Rd
Metairie, LA 70005

Meeting Times: Third Wednesday each month, except July, Aug, 7:30 p.m.

Contact: Genelle Armstrong
Address: 1313 Gardenia Dr
City: Metairie
Phone: 504-837-4037

Notes: Annual show/sale usually in April. Meetings currently suspended. Call for information.

Sundowners African Violet Society

Members' Homes
Meeting Times: Second Saturday each month, 10:00 a.m.

Contact: Laura Moser
Phone: 225-752-8702

Notes: Annual show/sale in March

The VerBeau African Violet Club

Vernon Parish Library
Leesville, LA 71446-4331

Meeting Times: Third Monday each month, 7:00 p.m.

Contact: Sharon Hardwick

Tennessee  —

Chattanooga African Violet Society (CAVS)

McDonald Road Adventist Church

Meeting Times: Last Sunday of each month, 2:00 p.m. — everyone is welcome!

Contact: Sherry Olson

Address: 5667 Hunter Road

City: Ooltewah, TN 37363

Phone: 423-910-0330


Contact: Beatrice Neall, President

Address: 9963 Homewood Circle

City: Ooltewah, TN 37363

Notes: Each month we have a program on growing African violets.  We also have potting supplies and refreshments.  First time visitors will receive an African violet.

East Tennessee African Violet Society


4020 Rutledge Pike

Knoxville, TN


Meeting Times: 3rd Sunday each month at 3:00 p.m.



Contact: Lacera DeWilde, President

131 Lochmere Way

New Market, TN  37820




Contact: John Needham

405 Dogwood Dr.

Harriman, TN 37748



Memphis African Violet Society

Central Christian Church
531 South McLean
Memphis, TN 38104

Meeting Times: Third Saturday each month, social hour 12:00, meeting 1:00 p.m.

Contact: Brenda Brasfield, President
Address: 6210 Spring Creek
City: Olive Branch, MS 38654
Phone: 662-895-2002

Contact: Marian Zoller
Address: 4815 Oak Lane Cove North
City: Arlington, TN 38002-9363
Phone: 901-372-0283

Notes: Each month we have a program on growing African violets. We also have potting supplies available for anyone in attendance. Annual spring show and sale. 

Nashville African Violet Club

Green Hill Women's Club
Lebanon Rd
Mt. Juliet, TN 37122
Meeting Times: First Sunday each month at 1:45 pm. Each month we have a program, plants for sale, and refreshments.

Contact: Julie Mavity-Hudson
Address: 1015 Park Lane
City: Joelton, TN 37080
Phone: 615-364-8459

Notes: We encourage anyone who lives in Nashville or surrounding towns to come and join us. We would love to have you!


African Violet Society of America
2375 North Street
Beaumont, TX 77702-1722
844-400-AVSA (844-400-2872)
Office hours:
Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm CST



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