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Cape sundew Drosera capensis

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Water Cape sundewTenere Umido
To guarantee the right quantity of water we can keep the vases immersed for some centimetres in demineralised water. Water regularly, every 1-2 weeks , wetting the soil deeply with about 2-3 glasses of water ,but waiting for the substratum to dry completely between one watering and another; avoid leaving stagnant water.

Cultivation 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.

Light Cape sundewSole pieno
The Cape sundew should be preferably located in a place where it can have at least a few hours a day of direct solar light. 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.These plants are grown in apartment or in a temperated green house; they can be brought outdoors when the minimum temperatures are above 15° C.

Water Cape sundewTenere Umido
Water regularly, every 1-2 weeks , wetting the soil deeply with about 2-3 glasses of water ,but waiting for the substratum to dry completely between one watering and another; avoid leaving stagnant water. To guarantee the right quantity of water we can keep the vases immersed for some centimetres in demineralised water.

Pests 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.

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Plant - 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 mediterranean it is possible to choose another climate area alpine continental

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