We suggest growing the The in a very bright place, although it should be protected by direct exposure to sunrays. These plants are cultivated in small vases, therefore we suggest placing the containers in a place sheltered from the sun during the hottest weeks of the summer.We suggest growing the The Snowrose In the house or in a warmed greenhouse; when the minimum temperatures go past 15įC it is possible to move them outside.
The Snowrose grows erect, developing a short stem with a small crown, usually roundish. Snowrose Is an evergreen; during summer iIt assumes a pinkwhite colouring; the adult specimens are small in size and reach 50 cm high. These plants are shrubs.
Bonsai are grown in very small containers, that's why itís good to add small doses of fertilizer frequently, so that the plants always have the right dose of nutrients. In the spring letís use specific fertilizers, rich in nitrogen and potassium, every 20-25 days.
Water regularly, every The , wetting the ground deeply with 2-3 glasses of water , always waiting for the soil to be dry before watering; avoid leaving stagnant water. These plants are located in vases; to avoid them from enduring long periods of drought we suggest to check the moisture of the substratum in the vase periodically.
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.
Cultivate these bonsai in a soil with a not too accentuated soil, which remains slightly humid.
Notes - Snowrose
The Snowrose is scented; It can be grown in a vase when desired. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.