The Lesser waterplantain can bear minimum temperatures a few degrees below zero; in general during the Spring it would be grown outdoors without any problems, but if the harsh temperatures should go down it is advised to cover it with non-woven fabric. If they can bear the cold weather the plants of the water garden can be left outdoors; or we can move them into large containers, and place them in a temperate spot.We suggest locating this plant in a partially shady place, where it is exposed to direct sunlight during the coolest hours of the day.
Care Lesser waterplantain
The Lesser waterplantain is a water plant. The Lesser waterplantain Is small in size; in winter it assumes a white colouring. These are evergreen plants, which means they keep their leaves year round. These plants grow covering the whole land at their disposal.
Feed Lesser waterplantain
We can fertilize aquatic plants using specific fertilizers to melt in the sheet of water near their location; There are slow release , granular or bar fertilizers, to be planted near our plants, with an action which lasts about 3-4 months.
Irrigation Lesser waterplantain
Watering should be done very regularly, so that the ground is kept slightly moist; let’s wet every 0-1 weeks using 1-2 buckets of water . We suggest growing thees plants with constantly damp roots; usually they are used in water gardens, near small lakes or ponds.
Adversity Lesser waterplantain
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.
Substrate Lesser waterplantain
These plants are located near a small lake or a small watercourse, with a damp, quite heavy substratum.
Cultivate - Lesser waterplantain
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.