These plants don't like cold weather, therefore in the Spring it is best to set them outside only when the temperatures are above 15įC. 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.The Angel's trumpet should be grown in a bright place, with direct sunlight.
Generalities Angel's trumpet
The Angel's trumpet has a shrub- like development. The Angel's trumpet Is large in size; in summer it assumes a yellow colouring. These are evergreen plants, which means they keep their leaves year round. These plants give origin to a brush with a rounded form.
Fertilization Angel's trumpet
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.
Watering Angel's trumpet
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. Let's remember to empty the plant saucers after watering, to avoid that stagnant water could damage the roots.
Treatments Angel's trumpet
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 Angel's trumpet
Letís grow these apartment plants in a very well drained soil.
Notes - Angel's trumpet
When wanted we can grow these plants in a vase. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.