Let's position the plants where they can enjoy a good source of light,yet avoiding direct sunshine, which could cause antiaesthetic burnings on the foliage. We suggest locating this plant in a partially shady place, where it is exposed to direct sunlight during the coolest hours of the day.The Adiantum venustum can bear minimum temperatures a few degrees below zero; in general during the Spring it would be grown outdoors without any problems, but if the harsh temperatures should go down it is advised to cover it with non-woven fabric.
Feed Adiantum venustum
During this period of the year it's good to fertilize our plants every 15-20 days; letís choose a specific fertilizer, for house plants, flowering or green ones, to add to the water used to irrigate. We should prefer fertilizers rich in nitrogen and potassium, to favour flowering and the development of new vegetation.
Care Adiantum venustum
These plants grow covering the whole land at their disposal. The Adiantum venustum develops like a fern. The Adiantum venustum Is medium in size; in spring, summer, autumn, winter it assumes a green colouring. These are evergreen plants, which means they keep their leaves year round.
Irrigation Adiantum venustum
The Adiantum venustum needs to be watered quite frequently, every 1-2 weeks ; if there are abundant rains we can diminish watering, which should be done only when the soil is dry. The suggested quantity is 2-3 glasses of water . Let's remember to empty the plant saucers after watering, to avoid that stagnant water could damage the roots.
Adversity Adiantum venustum
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.
Substrate Adiantum venustum
The Adiantum venustum needs to be grown in a specific soil for acidophilic plants, soft and with an average drainage. For a correct development of the radical apparatus of the plant it is best to change its vase every 2-3 years.
Cultivate - Adiantum venustum
When wanted itís possible to grow these plants in a vase. These plants need to be cultivated in a specific soil for acidophilic plants. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.