These plants aren't afraid of the cold weather and can be grwon in the garden throughout the whole year. We suggest locating the vases in a pretty bright place, although avoiding direct sunlight, which could damage the foliage.Avoid excessively sunny places; we suggest to put the The in a partially shady spot.
Cultivation Polystichum setiferum
These plants are ferns. Polystichum setiferum Is an evergreen; during spring, summer, autumn, winter iIt assumes a green colouring; the adult specimens are medium in size and reach 60 cm high. The Polystichum setiferum has a panel-like development, therefore it tends to widen very much.
Fertilize Polystichum setiferum
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.
Water Polystichum setiferum
Water regularly, every 1-2 weeks , wetting the soil deeply with about 2-3 glasses of water ,but waiting for the substratum to dry completely between one watering and another; avoid leaving stagnant water. It is advisable to water the plants avoiding to leave water in the saucer, because stagnant water often develops fungal diseases.
Pests Polystichum setiferum
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.
Mold Polystichum setiferum
Cultivate in a good soil of an average mix, which slightly withholds humidity.
Plant Polystichum setiferum
If desired, we can grow the The Polystichum setiferum in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.