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Five-needle pine Pinus parviflora pentaphylla

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Fertilize Five-needle pine
In the spring period we suggest fertilizing bonsai periodically, every 20-25 days, using a fertilizer rich in nitrogen and potassium, to favour the development of new vegetation and of floral buds. On the market there are specific fertilizers for bonsai plants, which in general arenít very concentrated, to avoid excess fertilization, which could damage the plants cultivated in small containers.

Cultivation Five-needle pine
The Five-needle pine develops like a conifer. Five-needle pine isn't an evergreen; during the winter it assumes a green colouring; the adult species are medium in size and reach 90 cm in height. They tend to develop like erect small trees.

Water Five-needle pineTenere Umido
Bonsai are usually grown in very small containers, this is why itís best to check for water supplies often, to avoid very damaging periods of drought. The Five-needle pine Needs regular watering, but we suggest letting the soil dry between one watering and the other; let's take action every 1-2 weeks , remembering to water the substratum well with 2-3 glasses of water .

Water Five-needle pineTenere Umido
The Five-needle pine Needs regular watering, but we suggest letting the soil dry between one watering and the other; let's take action every 1-2 weeks , remembering to water the substratum well with 2-3 glasses of water . Bonsai are usually grown in very small containers, this is why itís best to check for water supplies often, to avoid very damaging periods of drought.

Pests Five-needle pine
The spring weather, with a high temperature swing between the day and night hours, and pretty frequent rains, can favour the development of fungus diseases, which should be treated pre-emptively with a systemic fungicide, to use before the gems grow excessively; at the end of the winter we also suggest a wide range insecticide to prevent the attack of aphids and cochineals. We should always remember to do these treatments when there aren't flowerings in the garden.

Mold Five-needle pine
Locate these plants in an averagely drained, not too humid soil.

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

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Plant - Five-needle pine

Seeing the quite contained development itís possible to grow these plants in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.

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

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