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Cape sundew Drosera capensis

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Irrigation Cape sundewTenere Umido
To guarantee the right quantity of water we can keep the vases immersed for some centimetres in demineralised water. Water when the ground is dry; in case of prolonged droughts water very often, otherwise every 1-2 weeks can be enough using 2-3 glasses of water ; avoid water stagnations and excessive watering.

Care Cape sundew
The Cape sundew has a panel-like development, therefore it tends to widen very much. Cape sundew Is an evergreen; during winter iIt assumes a green colouring; the adult specimens are small in size and reach 15 cm high. These plants are perennial herbs.

Temperatures Cape sundewSole pieno
Let's grow the The Cape sundew in a luminous place, with direct sunlight. These plants usually can stand cold temperatures, not even the harsh winter temperatures; the species originated in hot climate countries are grown as apartment plants.Let's avoid exposing the The Cape sundew to temperatures below 15°C. During late Spring we can place them outdoors, possibly sheltered by the wind.

Irrigation Cape sundewTenere Umido
Water when the ground is dry; in case of prolonged droughts water very often, otherwise every 1-2 weeks can be enough using 2-3 glasses of water ; avoid water stagnations and excessive watering. To guarantee the right quantity of water we can keep the vases immersed for some centimetres in demineralised water.

Adversity Cape sundew
These plants usually don’t need treatments against parasites; it might be advisable to treat the soil with a fungicide against radical putrefaction when we repot small plants.

Substrate Cape sundew
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Climate
peat
sand
Soil
Pumice
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alpine
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continental
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mediterranean
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Cultivate - Cape sundew

If we want we can cultivate the The Cape sundew in a container. We suggest cultivating the The Cape sundew in a specific soil for acidophilic plants. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.

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

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