Characteristic for being very resistant and durable, the African violet (Saintpaulia) is also synonymous with elegance. It is one of the indoor plants that needs little light, although with enough light it is also capable of offering flowers throughout the year. It can be found not only in purple, but also in blue, pink, red or multi-colored. It does not tolerate temperatures below 10º (the ideal is between 17 and 21º). They need moderate watering and excess moisture must be avoided at their roots. There are many more flowering houseplants throughout the year.