We suggest locating the vases in a pretty bright place, although avoiding direct sunlight, which could damage the foliage. For a balanced development, it is best to position the The Cyclamen libanoticum in a partially shady place, where it can enjoy direct sunlight only during the coolest hours of the day.These plants can be brought outside only if there isn't any more danger of freezings. Usually they are moved to the garden, or terrace, during the months of April-May.
Fertilization Cyclamen libanoticum
During the spring letís regularly use a fertilizer rich with nitrogen and potassium to favour the development of the new vegetation; fertilization is done by adding fertilizer to the irrigating water, every 15-20 days.
Generalities Cyclamen libanoticum
The Cyclamen libanoticum has a panel-like development, therefore it tends to widen very much. These plants are bulbeous. This plant in the spring assumes a pink colouring; it is small in size and can reach 10 cm high. It doesn't keep its leaves in the winter.
Watering Cyclamen libanoticum
Letís avoid watering the The Cyclamen libanoticum excessively, always leaving the soil dry for a few days between one watering and the other, therefore letís irrigate the substratum deeply every 1-2 weeks with 2-3 glasses of water . It is advisable to water the plants avoiding to leave water in the saucer, because stagnant water often develops fungal diseases.
Treatments Cyclamen libanoticum
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.
Soil Cyclamen libanoticum
These plants favour soft and very well drained soils. We suggest, every 2-3 years to repot the plants, changing the soil.
Notes Cyclamen libanoticum
If desired, we can grow the The Cyclamen libanoticum in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.