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Busy Lizzie isn't an evergreen; during the spring, summer, autumn, winter it assumes a red colouring; the adult species are medium in size and reach 15 cm in height. The development of the The Busy Lizzie is The Busy Lizzie is a year or two year long plant. Fertilize Busy Lizzie
When we prepare the soil to welcome our annuals, in the apring or at the beginning of the summer, let’s add a good quantity of manure, or slow release granular fertilizer. To improve the flowering we can also give it specific fertilizations for flowering or green plants, mixed with the irrigating water, every 20-30 days. Light Busy Lizzie
We suggest growing the The Busy Lizzie in a place where it's sheltered by frost; when all dangers of late freezings are gone we can locate them outdoors. It prefers partially shady locations, where it can be reached by the solar rays only during the coolest hours of the day.Annual plants are usually not grown during the cold period; as autumn arrives we can uproot them and save the seeds for the year after. Water Busy Lizzie
The Busy Lizzie Needs regular watering, but we suggest letting the soil dry between one watering and the other; let's take action every 1-2 weeks , remembering to water the substratum well with 2-3 glasses of water . As autumn comes these plants tend to perish, we can diminish the waterings, or even interrupt them. Pests Busy Lizzie
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. Mold Busy Lizzie
Cultivate these annual plants in a soil with a not too accentuated drainage, which remains slightly humid.
Plant Busy Lizzie
Seeing the quite contained development it’s possible to grow these plants in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.