These plants have trunks or roots which store nourishment, originating bulbs or tubers. These plants give origin to a brush with a rounded form. The Nomocharis pardanthina is large in size and 1 m in height; in the summer it assumes a pinkwhite colouring. These plants aren't evergreens, which means they lose their leaves some months during the year.
Temperatures Nomocharis pardanthina
We suggest locating this plant in a partially shady place, where it is exposed to direct sunlight during the coolest hours of the day. We suggest growing the The Nomocharis pardanthina outdoors year round, as they don't fear cold weather.If necessary we can extract the bulbs from the ground, during the vegetative rest; after letting them dry we should place them in a cool, dry and dark place. During the most indicated season we can plant them again.
Irrigation Nomocharis pardanthina
The Nomocharis pardanthina needs to be watered quite frequently, every 1-2 weeks ; if there are abundant rains we can diminish watering, which should be done only when the soil is dry. The suggested quantity is 1-2 glasses of water . These plants don't need too much water; staying in a soil which is too damp, can easily cause the development of rotten in the bulbs.
Adversity Nomocharis pardanthina
Generally during this time of year we suggest a pre-emptive treatment with wide range insecticide and with a systemic fungicide, to prevent the attack from part of the aphids and the development of fungus diseases, often favoured by a mild and damp climate.
Substrate Nomocharis pardanthina
We suggest an averagely drained substratum, which slightly withholds humidity.
Cultivate Nomocharis pardanthina
When wanted we can grow these plants in a vase. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.