These plants don't fear the cold weather and therefore can be grown in the garden during any time of year. If you desire cleaning the ground from the bulbous plants after flowering, wait for the leaves to dry; later itís possible to take the bulbs out of the ground and place them somewhere dark, cool and dry, until the best season to plant them again.For a balanced development, it is best to position the The Wind flower in a partially shady place, where it can enjoy direct sunlight only during the coolest hours of the day.
Generalities Wind flower
These plants are perennial herbs. This plant in the spring assumes a purple colouring; it is small in size and can reach 15 cm high. It doesn't keep its leaves in the winter. The Wind flower has a panel-like development, therefore it tends to widen very much.
Fertilization Wind flower
Letís use a slow release fertilizer, or manure, when planting, mixing the product to the ground; during the spring letís mix, every 15-20 days, a specific fertilizer for bulbous plants to our irrigation water, starting from the moment in which the first flowers are withering.
Watering Wind flower
Water regularly, every The , wetting the ground deeply with 1-2 glasses of water , always waiting for the soil to be dry before watering; avoid leaving stagnant water. We suggest not to exceed with the waterings: if the soil remains damp too long, it can favour the development of rotten in the bulbs.
Treatments Wind flower
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 Wind flower
Cultivate in a quite humid, not excessively drained, soil.
Notes Wind flower
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.