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Ruscus aculeatus Is an evergreen; during spring iIt assumes a bluewhite colouring; the adult specimens are medium in size and reach 80 cm high. The development is erect, they tend to grow both in height and in width, giving origin to a rounded shrub. These plants are shrubs. Fertilize Ruscus aculeatus
To obtain a florid development it is important to remember to fertilize our shrubs periodically; in the spring letís use a fertilizer rich in nitrogen and potassium, which will favour the development of new vegetation and of flowerings. We can intervene at the end of the winter, mixing a good dose of slow release organic fertilizer to the soil surrounding our plant. During the spring it is also possible to act periodically, with liquid or powder fertilizers, to add to the water when irrigating, every 20-25 days. Light Ruscus aculeatus
These plants aren't afraid of the cold weather and can be grwon in the garden throughout the whole year. These plants are frightened by direct solar rays, which could ruin their leaves; we suggest to place them in a shady place.When the minimum temperatures are very low we can protec the more sensible brushes by covering their roots with dry leaves or straw. Water Ruscus aculeatus
Water regularly, every 2-3 weeks , wetting the soil deeply with about 1-2 buckets of water ,but waiting for the substratum to dry completely between one watering and another; avoid leaving stagnant water. If we decide to grow a specimen of the Ruscus aculeatus in a container, we should remember that it will have slightly different needs compared to a specimen grown in the ground: we should pay more attention to its water and nutritional needs and check more often for possible development of parassites. Pests Ruscus aculeatus
As the day-time temperatures rise at the beginning of the spring, it is agreeable to practice a preventive treatment, with a wide-range insecticide, which should be applied when there arenít flowerings in the garden. Before the buds become too large, it is advisable to also treat them with a wide-range fungicide, to prevent the development of fungal diseases which spread easily when there is an elevated environmental moisture. Mold Ruscus aculeatus
These shrubs need an averagely humid, not too drained soil .
Plant - Ruscus aculeatus
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.