Growing Spaces – Basti Genz


Growing Space of Bast Genz

Growing Space of Bast Genz


The Growing Space of Basti Genz – Dresden Germany


Q Where in the world do you grow your plants?
~ Dresden Germany

Q How Large is your collection?
~ Currently I have about 700 plants and 300 varieties.

Do you have a favorite type of African Violet? ~Rob’s Varieties and Fantasy Varieties.
Q Is there one AV that you are seeking above all others?
~ Vintage Rob’s Varieties.

Q How long have you been growing African Violets?
~ I’ve been growing African Violets for 5 years.

Q Where do you grow your African Violets?
~ I keep my plants all in the living room.


Q What type of light do your African Violets receive?
~ LED Daylight / cold white for plants.

Q How many hour a day do your plants receive light?
~ 12 Hours.


Q What type of water do you use?
~ Osmosis water.

Q What type of fertilizer do you use?
~ Mineral fertilizer and special fertilizer from Etisso.

Q What watering methods do you use?
~ Wick Watering.


Q What are the temperatures like where you grow?
~ 18-23 Degree celsius.

Q What is the humidity of your plant area?
~ 60% humid.



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