Welcome to Glenda's House of Violets!

* * * NEW STORE HOURS * * *

Our physical store location is now open again for appointment-only visits.

Please call or email to discuss precautions we have in place to make your visit as pleasant as possible.

 

The online store is always open for your orders.

Shipping is on Mondays & Tuesdays only.

Orders placed by Sunday 6pm will be processed for shipping on Monday/Tuesday.

We apologize for any inconvenience our temporary closing may have caused.

Hopefully we can remain open.

Unfortunately, we must also remain flexible to meet any local business restrictions/closure requirements, so always contact us before making the drive to our store.

Stay safe & thank you for your business!

Check out my 3 presentations available via the AVSA 2020 Virtual Convention Website:

https://africanvioletsocietyofamerica.org/virtual/

Glenda Williams

Glenda's House of Violets

Home of Ambrosia Violets

Our mission at Glenda's House of Violets/Ambrosia Violets is to offer one-stop-shopping to the African violet and other Gesneriads communities. We are proud to offer a large inventory of growing supplies. Check out our store for the products you need to grow and show those beautiful, beloved plants! We offer nursery pots (all sizes from 1" to 10" and specialty pots), plant grooming tools, custom-blended growing and propagation soils, fertilizers, trays and domes, and other nursery supplies. We also offer several specialty items such as Digital USB Microscopes, pH Meters, Total Dissolved Solids (TDS) Meters, and water reservoirs. Please visit our store for the latest deals and inventory!

 

October 8, 1993

 

AVSA

First Day of Issue Stamp Ceremony

Beaumont, TX

Glenda Williams opened Glenda's House of Violets in 2017 with a goal of being a one-stop-shop for growing products & supplies for all your African Violet, Other Gesneriads, & many other items you might grow in your garden, home, or office setting.

Glenda is a native Texan, gardening enthusiast, and has grown African Violets (AVs) and Gesneriads since the 1970s. She has a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Technology from the University of Houston with 42 years in the Information Technology industry. She retired in August 2016 after 26 years of service with the State of Texas. Her affiliations are:

  • 3rd Vice President, African Violet Society of America (2019-current);

  • Former Director, African Violet Society of America (2015-2017);

  • President, Lone Star African Violet Council – the Texas state AV council representing 14 Texas AV society affiliates;

  • Past President, Central Texas Judge’s Council (2015-2019)– council of AV judges from southern Texas;

  • Senior AVSA Judge;

  • Current Historian & Past Vice-President, First Austin African Violet Society in Austin, TX;

  • Member, Austin Area Garden Council

Who Are We?
Glenda's House of Violets

Glenda's House of Violets

GREAT NEWS! WE HAVE FOUND NEW DISTRIBUTOR SOURCES FOR NURSERY POTS!

AS A RESULT, WE ARE NOW ABLE TO PASS OUR SAVINGS ONTO YOU!

CHECK OUT OUR UPDATED PRICES FOR POTS FROM 2.25" - 10".

WE WERE ALSO ABLE TO SUCCESSFULLY FIND A NEW SOURCE FOR OUR SMALLER WHITE POTS TOO!

OUR NEWEST PRODUCTS FROM YOUR FAVORITE VENDORS:

* OYAMA Planters

*  Moist-Rite Planters

*Indoor Garden Supplies (Plant Stands, Permanest Trays & Domes)

* USB DIGITAL MICROSCOPES (CONNECTS TO YOUR PC OR ANDROID PHONES)

STAY TUNED!

Disclaimer:

My online store is under constant upgrades. Pictures are available for most items but there may still be a few I'm working to get updated.

 

Once your order is placed, GHV will accurately calculate shipping provider & costs. Shipping information will be added to a DRAFT invoice to be sent to you via email. You will have an opportunity to approve your invoice (including correct shipping costs) before we process your order. Also, we are slowly adding more inventory to the online store, so it's possible some products may not yet be available in the online store. If you wish to order a product through the online store & you don't see it there contact us & we will do our best to add it to the store so you can make your purchase.

We are continually adding great new products to our inventory & online store. Please stop by from time to time to check in on the latest new products!

 

In the meantime, you can download the latest electronic version (PDF) of our Inventory Sales List for reviewing all products currently in our inventory & available for ordering. Please feel free to call or eMail your orders using the information in the supplies list & we will process them as quickly as possible. Payment is through PayPal.me - just search for Glenda's House of Violets or use the link: https:www.paypal.me/AmbrosiaVioletsTX  Please use a browser other than Internet Explorer if possible as PayPal has issues with some of the older versions of IE.

Shipping to US continent only (48 states). No international or overseas shipping available at this time.

 

Schedule a Visit Today!

Located about 35 miles east of Austin, TX just off US Highway 290 in McDade, TX.

Store visits by appointment only.

Mon - Sun: 9am - 4pm
Visits by Appointment Only
Schedule a Visit to Our Shop

512-988-1918

ambrosiaviolets@gmail.com

Contact Us

Thank you for visiting our Glenda's House of Violets Online Store.

We look forward to providing you with the best services possible to meet all your growing needs! Please contact us with your questions or if you are interested in any specific products that are not available on this website.

Please complete the following information request & submit. We will respond as soon as possible.

 

Thank you for your interest in Glenda's House of Violets!
 

829 Old Highway 20, Unit B
McDade, TX 78650-5265

512-988-1918

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General Information

General Terms & Conditions:

  • Creative Solutions (CS)/Glenda's House of Violets (GHV)Ambrosia Violets is the full name of this company and may be referenced throughout his website as "GHV."

 

Shipping Terms & Conditions:

  • Customer pays all shipping costs unless specified otherwise.

  • No international shipping available.

  • Most orders shipped via United States Postal Service (USPS – www.usps.gov).

  • Other shipping services may include: United Parcel Service (UPS – www.ups.com), FedEx (FedEx – www.fedex.com).

  • Shipping costs are based on zip codes & shipping weight.

  • All orders shipped in order of receipt & payment.

  • Orders are shipped after full payment is received by GHV.

  • Order must include valid street/road address – PO Boxes not acceptable.

  • GHV shipping schedule is Monday and Tuesday. Shipping can be scheduled on other days with agreement between GHV and buyer.

  • Shipping rates are calculated after order is placed & finalized. Buyer pays all shipping costs. Special shipping options are at discretion of GHV. Every effort will be made to find lowest shipping rates. Shipping companies continue to raise shipping costs & surcharges so shipping rates are subject to changes at any time.

  • In certain approved circumstances, invoice subtotals may be adjusted to include negotiated discounts.

  • Visit https://www.ups.com for estimate of USPS shipping costs or call 1-800-742-5877 (1-800-PICK-UPS®).

 

Payment Terms & Conditions:

  • Credit or Debit Card payments accepted via PayPal for online store orders. A PayPal account is not required to use PayPal to pay invoice via this online store. At checkout you can select an appropriate PayPal option to allow you to pay via secured PayPal site. Do NOT send credit card information for payment.

  • This catalog listing supersedes all previously dated catalogs & online listings.

  • Due to increasing shipping fuel costs & manufacturing price & availability changes, prices or availability of products is not guaranteed.

 

Product Terms & Conditions:

  • Products listed are for greenhouse use only and not recommended for use in the home. Use in home is at the Buyer’s own risk.

  • Limitation of Liability: Use products only as directed. Buyer assumes all risks in using & handling products in any way.

  • GHV expressly disclaims all implied warranties of fitness for a particular purpose & merchantability.

  • In no case shall GHV be liable for consequential, special, incidental, or indirect damages resulting from the use or handling of any products sold by GHV.

  • Damages from use of these or any other products are expressly limited to replacement of product or refund of purchase price.

 

Return & Refund Policy:

  • Thanks for shopping at Glenda’s House of Violets/Ambrosia Violets! If you are not entirely satisfied with your purchase, we're here to help.

  • Previously purchased merchandise must be returned to GHV in order for you to either exchange purchased item for another item (identical or different) or receive store credit.

  • Return postage for product returns/exchanges are your responsibility.

  • You have thirty (30) calendar days to return an item from the date you received it.

  • You must contact GHV for instructions on how to return items. Returns will not be accepted unless you have first contacted GHV directly (preferably via email or written postmarked letter) and received return instructions.

  • To be eligible for a return, your item must be:

    • Unused and in same condition that you received it;

    • In original packaging; and

    • Have original receipt or proof of purchase.

  • Once we receive your item, we will inspect it and notify you that we have received your returned item. We will immediately notify you on the status of your exchange/store credit after inspecting the item.

  • All postage/shipping costs are nonrefundable.

  • Contact GHV to coordinate receipt of a return shipping label for your returns.

  • If you have any questions on how to return your item, contact GHV.

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