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Flowering rush Butomus umbellatus

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Exposure Flowering rushSole pieno
These plants don't fear the cold weather and therefore can be grown in the garden during any time of year. Our water plants can't bear cold temperatures therefore we can move them inside the house, placing them in large containers.Plant which need at least a few hours a day of solar light.

Generalities Flowering rush
These plants are grown in water gardens. This plant in the spring, summer, autumn, winter assumes a pink colouring; it is medium in size and can reach 1 m high. It doesn't keep its leaves in the winter. The development is erect, they tend to grow both in height and in width, giving origin to a rounded shrub.

Fertilization Flowering rush
During the spring months we can add a specific fertilizer for our plants, green or flowering ones, to the water of our water garden . On the market there are also specific fertilizer which come in bars or in granular form, to be planted near the plants to melt constantly in about 3-4 months.

Watering Flowering rushTenere bagnato
Letís water the The Flowering rush frequently and regularly; every 0-1 weeks we should wet the soil deeply, using 1-2 buckets of water , but avoiding wetting it too much. These plants need a great quantity of dampness; they should be placed on shores, or sea beds, or small ponds. If grown in a large container, usually the water should be substituted every 15-20 days.

Treatments Flowering rush
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.

Soil Flowering rush
Aquatic plants need a heavy, scarcely drained, constantly humid soil.

Climate
peat
sand
Soil
Pumice
Bark
S. Organic
alpine
5
1
2
0
0
1
continental
4
2
2
0
0
1
mediterranean
3
3
2
0
0
1

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Notes - Flowering rush

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

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

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