It is advisable to position this plant in a partially shady place, where it is exposed to direct sunlight only 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.The the Eastern marsh fern should be grown outdoors; it can bear very harsh temperatures without any problems, even many degrees below zero.
Generalities Eastern marsh fern
These plants give origin to a brush with a rounded form. The Eastern marsh fern is medium in size and 75 cm in height; in the spring, summer, autumn, winter it assumes a green colouring. These plants aren't evergreens, which means they lose their leaves some months during the year. The Eastern marsh fern develops like a fern.
Fertilization Eastern marsh fern
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.
Watering Eastern marsh fern
These plants need a completely damp soil, therefore we should water frequently, every 0-1 weeks with 3-4 glasses of water , avoiding water stagnations. Let's remember to empty the plant saucers after watering, to avoid that stagnant water could damage the roots.
Treatments Eastern marsh fern
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.
Soil Eastern marsh fern
Letís place these apartment plants in containers filled with scarcely drained soil, which maintains humidity for long. Every 2-3 years letís repot the plants with new soil.
Notes Eastern marsh fern
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.