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Benefits of Membership:

  • The African Violet Magazine with reliable, up-to-date information on the culture of African violets; six color issues per year 
  • Discounted prices on all products sold in the AVSA Store
  • Opportunity to participate in the annual National Convention and Show
  • Access to Members Only section of the AVSA website:
    • Past issues of the Weekly Growing Tips e-newsletter
    • New Introduction Gallery
    • Best Variety Lists - Members around the world submit lists of their favorite African violet varieties
    • Honor Roll of African Violets - A variety has appeared on the Best Variety List for three consecutive years
    • Tally Time - Summary of plants by region receiving the greatest number of awards in AVSA Standard Shows by year
    • Best In Show winners from the National Convention Shows

Your membership also supports:

  • International Registration for the genus Saintpaulia (African violets)
  • AVSA Standard Show system
  • Training of AVSA judges
  • AVSA Library
  • Development of new programs and software for African violet hobbyists 
  • Support of affiliated AVSA chapters throughout the world
  • Purposes of AVSA
    • To provide a convenient association for people interested in African violets;
    • To stimulate interest in the propagation and culture of African violets;
    • To promote distribution of all varieties and species among members and others interested in growing them;
    • To publish reliable, practical information about plants and the organization.

Purchase/Renew Membership Online  <- Click here to join or renew membership

Give the Gift of AVSA!

You can now give a Gift Membership! If you know someone who would also enjoy the African Violet Magazine, simply click on the link above. For Type of Membership select "Gift" and proceed to Checkout. Complete the billing information for yourself, and then check the box "Ship to a different address?" which will open a field for you to complete with the recipient's information. If you have any special instructions or wish to include a personalized message, enter that near the bottom of the page. That's it!  And your friend or family member can enjoy all the benefits of belonging to the African Violet Society of America, thanks to your generosity

Click here for a membership application to print, fill out, and mail.

African Violet Magazine (AVM)

Six full-color issues annually (64 pages each) filled with great growing information

Regular columns include:

For Beginners

Question Box

In Search of New Violets

Gesneriad Advice

Thinking Small

Coming Events


Our commercial members advertise and sell the latest and most popular violets and products 


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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