These plants don't fear the cold weather and therefore can be grown in the garden during any time of year. To develop to their best, climber plants need grates, or they can be placed near a wall, which functions as a support.Plant which need at least a few hours a day of solar light.
Generalities Leather flower
These plants are shrubs. This plant in the summer assumes a purplewhite colouring; it is medium in size and can reach 3,5 m high. It doesn't keep its leaves in the winter. The Leather flower has a climber deportment.
Fertilization Leather flower
Climber plants have a quick and vigorous development, letís enrich the soil, towards the end of the winter or in autumn, with manure or slow release fertilizer; during the spring, once a month, we can add a fertilizer for green or flowering plants, rich in nitrogen and potassium to the irrigating water .
Watering Leather flower
Letís avoid watering the The Leather flower excessively, always leaving the soil dry for a few days between one watering and the other, therefore letís irrigate the substratum deeply every 2-3 weeks with 1-2 buckets of water . This plant has a climber development, at times very vigorous; therefore it is good to remember that the more developed plants need more water compared to the more limited specimens.
Treatments Leather 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 Leather flower
These plants need a substratum with an excellent drainage.
Notes Leather flower
If desired, we can grow the The Leather flower in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.