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western brackenfern Pteridium aquilinum

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Light western brackenfernPosizione mezza ombra
Locate this plant in a partially shady place, where it can take in the solar rays during the coolest hours of the day. 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.We advise cultivating the The western brackenfern outdoors, since it doesn't fear cold temperatures.

Cultivation western brackenfern
These plants give origin to a brush with a rounded form. The western brackenfern is medium in size and 60 cm in height; in the winter it assumes a green colouring. These plants aren't evergreens, which means they lose their leaves some months during the year. The western brackenfern develops like a fern.

Fertilize western brackenfern
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 western brackenfernTenere Umido
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 western brackenfern
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 western brackenfern
The western brackenfern favours not very drained soils, which can slightly withhold humidity.

Climate
peat
sand
Soil
Pumice
Bark
S. Organic
alpine
4
1
2
1
0
1
continental
3
2
2
2
0
1
mediterranean
2
3
2
3
0
1

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Plant western brackenfern

There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.

This page concerns the weather mediterranean it is possible to choose another climate area alpine continental

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