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Viper's bowstring hemp Sansevieria trifascata Hanii

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Care Viper's bowstring hemp
Viper's bowstring hemp Is an evergreen; during winter iIt assumes a green colouring; the adult specimens are small in size and reach 30 cm high. The development is erect, they tend to grow both in height and in width, giving origin to a rounded shrub. These plants are perennial herbs. Feed Viper's bowstring hemp
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. Temperatures Viper's bowstring hempPosizione mezza ombra
Let's avoid exposing the The Viper's bowstring hemp to temperatures below 15įC. During late Spring we can place them outdoors, possibly sheltered by the wind. Locate this plant in a partially shaded place, where it is exposed to solar rays during the coolest hours of the day.We suggest locating the vases in a pretty bright place, although avoiding direct sunlight, which could damage the foliage. Irrigation Viper's bowstring hempTenere asciutto
We suggest watering the The Viper's bowstring hemp every 1-2 weeks with 2-3 glasses of water , which means when the soil has been dry for days; if the season should be very hot and arid we can intensify the quantity of irrigations, although we must avoid leaving the substratum soaked with water. It is advisable to water the plants avoiding to leave water in the saucer, because stagnant water often develops fungal diseases. Adversity Viper's bowstring hemp
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. Substrate Viper's bowstring hemp
These plants favour soft and very well drained soils. We suggest, every 2-3 years to repot the plants, changing the soil.
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alpine
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continental
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mediterranean
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Cultivate - Viper's bowstring hemp

If desired, we can grow the The Viper's bowstring hemp in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.
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