These plants have an annual development, therefore when it becomes cold they deteriorate, and get completely eradicated. the Mentzelia lindley should be grown in a bright place, with direct sunlight.The the Mentzelia lindley should be grown outdoors; it can bear very harsh temperatures without any problems, even many degrees below zero.
Fertilization Mentzelia lindley
Annual plants have a quite vigorous development and need, during the spring, a continuous fertilization; when placing them let’s add some humus or mature manure or some slow release granular fertilizer to the ground. During the spring months we suggest mixing some fertilizer for flowering plants to the irrigating water every 20-30 days.
Generalities Mentzelia lindley
These plants grow covering the whole land at their disposal. The Mentzelia lindley have a one or two year development cycle. The Mentzelia lindley is medium in size and 45 cm in height; in the spring, summer, autumn, winter it assumes a yellow colouring. These plants aren't evergreens, which means they lose their leaves some months during the year.
Watering Mentzelia lindley
Water rarely, about once every 1-2 weeks with 2-3 glasses of water , keeping the soil dry for a few days before watering again; when wetting we suggest avoiding surpluses, however to wet the soil deep down. As the cold weather arrives, in autumn, usually waterings is interrupted because these plants can't bear harsh temperatures.
Treatments Mentzelia lindley
Generally during this time of year we suggest a pre-emptive treatment with wide range insecticide and with a systemic fungicide, to prevent the attack from part of the aphids and the development of fungus diseases, often favoured by a mild and damp climate.
Soil Mentzelia lindley
We advise locating these annual plants in a dissolved soil, with an elevated drainage.
Notes Mentzelia lindley
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.