Welcome to the Lone Star African Violet Council

The Lone Star African Violet Council (LSAVC) is an association of individuals with an interest in African Violets. LSAVC was founded in 1975 and is a resource for African Violet enthusiasts across the state of Texas. Members of LSAVC, including local African Violet Societies and individuals, are interested in sharing information about the culture of African Violets and other gesneriads. LSAVC members work to stimulate interest in African violets by providing educational activities and judged African violet shows in communities statewide.



Lonestar 2017 Convention and Show

November 8 - 11, 2017


Wyndham Houston West - Energy Corridor 
14703 Park Row Houston, TX 77079

Wyndham Houston West - Energy Corridor


Show & Convention time is fast approaching and it’s time to make your plans to attend  the 2017 convention in Houston, Texas,  November 8-11.  We’ll be “Touring The Gulf Coast”.

You can begin making your room reservations at the Wyndham Houston West – Energy Corridor, 14703 Park Row Blvd., Houston, TX  77079, by calling the reservation phone line:  800-996-3426.  You will need to reference the group name:  Lone Star African Violet Council/Spring Branch African Violet Club.  Room rates are $99.00 per night + taxes/fees for a single or double room.  Check in time is 3:00 p.m. and check out time is 12:00 noon.

Cut-off date for room reservations is October 18, 2017…so why not do it now while it’s top of mind.

The complete Agenda is on the Houston convention page from the menu on the left or you can get a copy here:

The Convention issue of the LSAVC Newsletter is here:

"Violets Enjoy North Texas Culture"

November 2-5, 2016


The List of Award winners is here:



Richard Nicholas, Winner of Best in Show Carolina Elegant Affair with
Anne Nicholas, and three of her winners on the Honors Table including
Best Vintage "Beginner's Luck", Best Miniature "Precious Red", Best New Cultivar "Jitterbug #6"


Elmer Godney, Winner of Best Design in Show
"Dallas World Aquarium"



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