These plants are shrubs. The development is erect, they tend to grow both in height and in width, giving origin to a rounded shrub. Common rue Is an evergreen; during winter iIt assumes a yellowgreen colouring; the adult specimens are small in size and reach 60 cm high.
Temperatures Common rue
Let's grow the The Common rue in a luminous place, with direct sunlight. Let's grow the The Common rue outdoors; they can bear very harsh minimum temperatures, even when many degrees below zero.These plants are to be considered as vegetables, therefore in case of parasites we should use agricultural parasiticides; before harvesting the leaves of the treated plants letís wait for the product not to be active anymore.
Irrigation Common rue
We suggest watering the The Common rue every 2-3 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. We should remember that itís possible to harvest aromatic plants, dehydrating or freezing them, so weíll be able to use them during the cold months.
Adversity Common rue
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 Common rue
They favour dissolved soils with an excellent drainage.
Cultivate - Common rue
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.