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Viper's bowstring hemp Sansevieria trifascata Hanii

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Cultivation 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. Fertilize 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. Light Viper's bowstring hempPosizione mezza ombra
These plants are grown in apartment or in a temperated green house; they can be brought outdoors when the minimum temperatures are above 15į C. Avoid excessively sunny places; we suggest to put the The in a partially shady spot.We suggest locating the vases in a pretty bright place, although avoiding direct sunlight, which could damage the foliage. Water Viper's bowstring hempTenere asciutto
Let's water abundantly, moistening the soil deeply with 2-3 glasses of water , but let's act only when the substratum is dry, leaving it dry even for 1-2 weeks before watering it. It is advisable to water the plants avoiding to leave water in the saucer, because stagnant water often develops fungal diseases. Pests 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. Mold 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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Plant - 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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