Let's avoid exposing apartment plants to direct sunlight, which could damage the leaves, especially during the hottest months of the year. We should prefer a bright position, but with filtered light. It prefers partially shady locations, where it can be reached by the solar rays only during the coolest hours of the day.During this time of year the the Fatshedera lizei can be grown outdoors.
Fertilize Fatshedera lizei
In the spring letís use a fertilizer every 15-20 days, melting it in the water which we use to irrigate; we can choose a fertilizer for flowering plants or green plants, rich with nitrogen and potassium to favour a balanced development of the new vegetation. Otherwise we can, if we want to, use a slow release fertilizer, to add to the soil, every 3-4 months.
Cultivation Fatshedera lizei
Growing they develop a round-shape shrub. The Fatshedera lizei develops like a shrub. This plant in the winter assumes a green colouring; it is medium in size and can reach 3 m high. It keeps its leaves in the winter.
Water Fatshedera lizei
We suggest watering these plants with 2-3 glasses of water only when the soil is perfectly dry, generally it needs to be watered about every 1-2 weeks . Let's avoid to exceed. To avoid that a scarce drainage could favour the development of fungal diseases, let's remember to avoid leaving water in the saucer.
Pests Fatshedera lizei
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 Fatshedera lizei
These apartment plants favour very well drained soils.
Plant - Fatshedera lizei
Seeing the quite contained development itís possible to grow these plants in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.