During the winter months we can cover a portion of the soil near the roots with dry leaves or other mulch tissue; in this manner we will protect the plant from the harsh climate. For a balanced development of the The Japanese laurel , let's choose a partially shaded place, where it can enjoy direct sunlight only during the coolest hours of the day.The Japanese laurel is a plant which can be grown in the garden year round.
Feed Japanese laurel
Letís remember to fertilize our shrubs often; we can fertilize enriching our soil with manure, at the end of the winter; or we can give it a fertilizer for flowering plants, every 20-25 days, when watering. If the shrubs are large or cover a large area, we can use a slow release granular fertilizer, to be used every 3-4 months. In the spring letís favour fertilizers rich in nitrogen and potassium, to favour the development of a new vegetation and of flowerings.
Care Japanese laurel
Growing they develop a round-shape shrub. The Japanese laurel develops like a shrub. This plant in the winter assumes a yellowgreen colouring; it is medium in size and can reach 2 m high. It keeps its leaves in the winter.
Irrigation Japanese laurel
These plants favour quite regular watering, usually 1-2 buckets of water ; we advise in any case to irrigate every 2-3 weeks , when the soil is dry. Concerning those specimens grown in vases, let's remember that usually they need more watering, compared to the same shrubs placed in the ground. Moreover, they are often more sensible to temperatures, either very high or very low, and to radical apparatus diseases.
Adversity Japanese laurel
The spring weather, with a high temperature swing between the day and night hours, and pretty frequent rains, can favour the development of fungus diseases, which should be treated pre-emptively with a systemic fungicide, to use before the gems grow excessively; at the end of the winter we also suggest a wide range insecticide to prevent the attack of aphids and cochineals. We should always remember to do these treatments when there aren't flowerings in the garden.
Substrate Japanese laurel
Letís favour an averagely drained, soft and rich growing substratum.
Cultivate Japanese laurel
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.