African Violet Magazine (AVM) article index

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African Violet Magazine Contents by Year

Author Month Page
A Beginner's Journey with 'Rob's Love Bite' Jeannie M. Myers 2014 January 24
A Familly Portrait: Streptocarpus 'Purple Panda' Georgene Albrecht 2014 January 15
AVSA Scholarship Charles Ramser 2014 January 9
Controlling the Amount of Variegation Kent and Joyce Stork 2014 January 60
Do Your African Violets Have Droopy Leaves? Ruth Coulson 2014 January 34
Foliar Feeding Baby Plantlets Nancy Manozzi 2014 January 18
For Beginners: Making Order out of the Chaos that has Invaded Your Violet Collection Mary Schaeffer 2014 January 42
Growing and Transportation of a Large Show Plant Paul Lee 2014 January 10
How Did the 'Wasp' African Violet Varieties Begin? Tina Moreno 2014 January 44
Identifying Problems in Your Growing Conditions Doug Burdick 2014 January 47
In Search of New Violets Dr. Jeff Smith 2014 January 8
Propagating African Violets Carie Nixon 2014 January 30
Question Box: Ralph Robinson 2014 January 38
Regional Preferences: Fact or Fiction? Paul Kroll 2014 January 12
Shows and Judges: Handbook Changes Bill Foster 2014 January 31
Small Talk Laurel Goretsky 2014 January 27
Sucker Removal Kent and Joyce Stork 2014 January 46
Technically Speaking…or Not: The Trials and Tribulations of the New Grower Neil Lipson 2014 January 16
Temperature Regulation in Growing African Violets Neil Lipson 2014 January 58
The "Perfect" Bloom Head! Elmer Godeny 2014 January 52
Water Quality Sharon Rosenzweig 2014 January 26
A Family Portrait: Sinningia 'Kevin Garnett' Mel Grice 2014 March 11
A Trip To The Holtkamp Greenhouses of Isselburg, Germany Julie Jones 2014 March 54
Affiliates Update Mel Grice 2014 March 39
AVSA Society Awards Nominees Needed Marge Savage 2014 March 36
Easy, Inexpensive Plant Stakes Danny Tidwell 2014 March 16
Fluorescent Lighting Joyce Stork 2014 March 10
For Beginners: Spots, Marks and Freckles Cheryl Salatino 2014 March 28
Grooming As You Grow…From Birth to Show Pat Hancock 2014 March 48
High-Voltage 'Violets,' Part 1 William Scheick 2014 March 24
How Do Self-Watering Pots Work? Joyce Stork 2014 March 49
Improving Your Point Score John Nabers 2014 March 57
In Search of New Violets Dr. Jeff Smith 2014 March 6
Planting a Terrarium Jude Neumann 2014 March 30
Potting Mix and Roots Irene Hatzinisiriou 2014 March 47
Question Box Sue Haffner 2014 March 8
Saintpaulia Ancestry Project Hector Wong 2014 March 38
Tally Time Susan Anderson 2014 March 12
Technically Speaking…or Not Neil Lipson 2014 March 44
The African Violet Plant and Its Parts From AVSA Handbook for Growers, Exhibitors and Judges 2014 March 56
The Violet Network Jennie Lawrence 2014 March 27
Violets Down Memory Lane: What's in a Name? John Brownlie 2014 March 18
Wick Watering African Violets Ruth Coulson 2014 March 51
2014 Vacation Guide na na 2014 May 18
A Family Portrait Georgene Albrecht 2014 May 25
About Blue in African Violets Ruth Coulson 2014 May 5
African Violets Love Humidity Melvin J. Robey 2014 May 13
Bob's Purrty Purple: Biography of a Seedling Ben Haning 2014 May 14
Boyce Edens Research Fund John Carter 2014 May 26
Chimera Propagation - How to Earn Your Stripes Steve and Donna Turner 2014 May 50
Choose the Right Violets Kent & Joyce Stork 2014 May 53
Closet Violets Kathy Brewster 2014 May 28
Definitions/Explanations Lonestar AV Council Newsletter 2014 May 9
Did You Know? Ye Bay Starter na 2014 May 43
For Beginners: Groom, Groom, Groom Mary S. Schaeffer 2014 May 34
From Russia With Love: African Violet Exhibitions in Moscow Dmitry Ozherelyev 2014 May 40
Getting Ready for Showtime Allan Reith 2014 May 52
Got E-Mail? Start a Club! Marge Savage 2014 May 58
High Voltage Violets Part 2 William Scheick 2014 May 22
How Does My African Violet Grow? Rena Douglas 2014 May 46
How I Got Involved With African Violets Gail Sokolowski 2014 May 43
How I Grew a Winning Episcia Patricia Berilla 2014 May 48
In Search of New Violets Dr. Jeff Smith 2014 May 8
It's Time to Send in Your Best Varieties List John Carter 2014 May 27
LED Lights Keith Kennedy 2014 May 49
My Views On Fertilizer Renee Trenholm 2014 May 42
Note on Heavy Potting Mixes Ruth Coulson 2014 May 15
Potting Up Winston J. Goretsky 2014 May 53
Quick Fix For a Neck Chris Mason 2014 May 35
Summer Care Kerry Knight 2014 May 19
Technically Speaking…or Not Neil Lipson 2014 May 44
The African Violet Society Helped Me Become a Better Grower Pam Jorgenson 2014 May 31
The Beauty and Mystery of 'Concord' Neil Lipson 2014 May 36
The Propagation of Fantasies Pat Hancock 2014 May 30
What About Pasteurizing the Mix? Kent & Joyce Stork 2014 May 38
Who Will Serve? John Carter 2014 May 12
2013 Best Articles in the African Violet Magazine Wilson Lynn 2014 Jul-Aug 44
2014 AVSA Society Awards Savage Marge 2014 Jul-Aug 34
A Family Portrait Grice Mel 2014 Jul-Aug 21
African Violet Magazine-Advertising Rates and Deadlines 2014 Jul-Aug 60
African Violet Society of America Nashville Show Winners 2014 Jul-Aug 30
And the Winners are… Corondan Mary J. 2014 Jul-Aug 22
Anne & Frank Tinari Endowment Fund Riemer Janet 2014 Jul-Aug 26
AVSA Booster Fund Berger Shirley 2014 Jul-Aug 27
AVSA Scholarship Award Ramser, Phd Dr. Charles 2014 Jul-Aug 49
Boyce Edens Research Fund Buck Marlene 2014 Jul-Aug 26
Editor's Notes Rumsey Ruth 2014 Jul-Aug 4
Get the Word Out! Tips for Publicizing Your Show Pratt Maureen 2014 Jul-Aug 38
Going to Kansas City, Kansas City Here I Come Committee Convention 2014 Jul-Aug 29
Growing in Natural Light Bullen Dorothy 2014 Jul-Aug 53
History of Terrariums O'Shea Claire 2014 Jul-Aug 41
Humidity Stork Joyce 2014 Jul-Aug 53
In Memory 2014 Jul-Aug 10
In Search of New Violets Smith Dr. Jeff 2014 Jul-Aug 18
Internet and eBay Shopping Etiquette Wilson Pat and Jack 2014 Jul-Aug 52
Joe Bruns Receives the AVSA Bronze Medal Worrell Andrea L. 2014 Jul-Aug 24
New "Question Box" Columnist Announced Price Bill 2014 Jul-Aug 39
New Plants from Lyndon Lyon Greenhouses Sorano Paul 2014 Jul-Aug 28
Office Update Carruth Amy 2014 Jul-Aug 5
President's Message Carter John T. 2014 Jul-Aug 3
Question Box Haffner Sue 2014 Jul-Aug 8
Record Keeping, Is it Important? Farnum, Phd Sylvia A. 2014 Jul-Aug 50
Registration Report Bruns Joe 2014 Jul-Aug 12
Rejuvenation is Possible Gardner Sue 2014 Jul-Aug 47
The Name Game Bruns Joe 2014 Jul-Aug 49
The Summer of 2013 Crawford Peg 2014 Jul-Aug 56
Transporting Plants to a Show: The Glue-a-Pot Method Lipson Neil 2014 Jul-Aug 48
Website News Burde Barbara 2014 Jul-Aug 33
What's the Problem with Tank Water? Coulson Ruth 2014 Jul-Aug 46
"And the Winners are…" Mary Corondan 2014 Sep-Oct 26
"Who Said It?" Andrea Worrell 2014 Sep-Oct 53
2014 Library Message Anne Nicholas 2014 Sep-Oct 57
A Family Portrait Georgene Albrecht 2014 Sep-Oct 17
Are Regional Preferences Fact or Fiction? Pat Hancock 2014 Sep-Oct 56
AVSA Honor Roll of African Violets John T. Carter 2014 Sep-Oct 16
AVSA Society Awards Nominees Needed Marge Savage 2014 Sep-Oct 13
Change in Culture - What Does that Really Mean? Nancy Manozzi 2014 Sep-Oct 52
Cleaning African Violet Leaves Jim Owens 2014 Sep-Oct 16
Columbus AVS Celebrates 65! Mary Martin 2014 Sep-Oct 59
Coming Events 2014 Sep-Oct 5
Editor's Notes Ruth Rumsey 2014 Sep-Oct 4
For African Violets to Bollm Well, Several Things are Needed Joyce Stork 2014 Sep-Oct 34
Get the Word Out! Tips for Publicizing Your Show Maureen Pratt 2014 Sep-Oct 18
Gutter System for African Violets and Episcias Lawannea Miller 2014 Sep-Oct 20
Identifying African Violets with No Name Joe Bruns 2014 Sep-Oct 12
In Memory 2014 Sep-Oct 38
In Search of New Violets Dr. Jeff Smith 2014 Sep-Oct 8
Kansas City 2015 Convention Specific Awards Judith Carter 2014 Sep-Oct 41
Lost and Found Diane Miller 2014 Sep-Oct 38
Make Fertilizer Your Friend Claire O'Shea 2014 Sep-Oct 46
Make Your Violets Happy While You Travel! Sylvia A. Farnum, PHD 2014 Sep-Oct 49
Methods of Watering Heather Harknes 2014 Sep-Oct 23
Online Giving John T. Carter 2014 Sep-Oct 39
Optimara Jennie Lawrence 2014 Sep-Oct 10
Parts of a Flower Ernie Stall 2014 Sep-Oct 24
Potting Mix - what to use instead of Peat Moss? Ruth Coulson 2014 Sep-Oct 32
President's Message John T. Carter 2014 Sep-Oct 3
Registration Report Joe Bruns 2014 Sep-Oct 11
Shows and Judges Bill Foster 2014 Sep-Oct 22
Technically Speaking…or Not Neil Lipson 2014 Sep-Oct 42
Tina Moreno's Date Hybrid Preservation Wanted List Tina Moreno 2014 Sep-Oct 21
Tinari Endowment Fund Janet Riemer 2014 Sep-Oct 31
"And the Winners are…" Mary J. Corondan 2014 Nov-Dec 38
"No Child Left Behind" Kathy Brewster 2014 Nov-Dec 43
Attention: Judges 2014 Nov-Dec 31
AVSA - Building Maintenance Fund Susan Hapner 2014 Nov-Dec 53
AVSA's Best Variety List for 2014 John T. Carter 2014 Nov-Dec 26
Boyce Edens Research Fund Marlene Buck 2014 Nov-Dec 38
Capillary Matting Heather Harkness 2014 Nov-Dec 13
Chimeras and the Bloom Stalk (Let it Grow, Let it Grow!) Mary Corondan 2014 Nov-Dec 20
Converting a Kitchen/Dining Room into a Plant Room Sylvia A. Farnum, PhD 2014 Nov-Dec 32
Editor's Notes Ruth Rumsey 2014 Nov-Dec 4
Foliar Feeding Baby Plantlets Nancy Manozzi 2014 Nov-Dec 43
Fountains, Food and Fun in Kansas City Kent Stork 2014 Nov-Dec 37
Gesneriads Charles Lawn 2014 Nov-Dec 42
Hello From New Mexico Dolores "Dodie" Nelson 2014 Nov-Dec 27
How Can Our Local African Violet Clubs Encourage New Members… Billy Deville 2014 Nov-Dec 28
Hybridizing with Mini Sinningias Andy Kuang 2014 Nov-Dec 44
Ice Cream! Sharon Corton 2014 Nov-Dec 35
In Memory 2014 Nov-Dec 38
In Search of New Violets Dr. Jeff Smith 2014 Nov-Dec 12
It Was a Dark and Stormy Night Sylvia A. Farnum, PhD 2014 Nov-Dec 22
Judging Design - AVSA Paul Kroll 2014 Nov-Dec 18
Levels of Giving 2014 Nov-Dec 31
Looking for African Violets in Scotland Stephanie Griffith 2014 Nov-Dec 14
Office Update Amy Carruth 2014 Nov-Dec 5
President's Message John T. Carter 2014 Nov-Dec 3
Question Box Sue Haffner 2014 Nov-Dec 8
Recycle, Go Green and get Better Minis Kat MacNeil 2014 Nov-Dec 10
Rhizomatous Plants Leonie Chirgwin 2014 Nov-Dec 34
Roots Mel Robey 2014 Nov-Dec 45
Setting up a Terrarium: Part I Clare O'Shea 2014 Nov-Dec 39
State Fair and African Violets Kathleen "Kat" MacNeil 2014 Nov-Dec 52
Technically Speaking…or Not - Diagnosing Cyclamen Mites and Botrytis Neil Lipson 2014 Nov-Dec 40
The ASPCAV Sharon Rosenzweig 2014 Nov-Dec 34
The Texas-Style Potting Method Heather Harkness 2014 Nov-Dec 49
The Violet Network - The Violet Barn Jennie Lawrence 2014 Nov-Dec 30
Underwater Designs Stenger 2014 Nov-Dec 46

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