We advise cultivating the The Polystichum munitum outdoors, since it doesn't fear cold temperatures. 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.Locate this plant in a partially shady place, where it can take in the solar rays during the coolest hours of the day.
Cultivation Polystichum munitum
The Polystichum munitum develops like a fern. The Polystichum munitum 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. These plants give origin to a brush with a rounded form.
Fertilize Polystichum munitum
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.
Water Polystichum munitum
Let's wet abundantly with about 2-3 glasses of water , acting when the soil is pretty dry; during this period of the year we can water even every 1-2 weeks . Let's remember to empty the plant saucers after watering, to avoid that stagnant water could damage the roots.
Pests Polystichum munitum
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.
Mold Polystichum munitum
The Polystichum munitum favours not very drained soils, which can slightly withhold humidity.
Plant Polystichum munitum
When wanted we can grow these plants in a vase. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.