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African Violet Propagation. When I propagate African Violets from leaves, I plant the leaves in the same potting mix that I use for planting my violets. The container for the leaves should always have holes in the bottom for drainage of excess water. The leaves are kept moist, but not too wet. If the leaves are kept very wet, they will rot.