The Violet passionflower develops like a shrub. It has a climber development, for a correct development it is best to place these plants near a support on which they can develop themselves. This plant in the summer assumes a purple colouring; it is medium in size and can reach 5 m high. It keeps its leaves in the winter.
Temperatures Violet passionflower
For a balanced development of the The Violet passionflower it is advisable to locate it in a place where it is exposed to at least a few hours of direct sunlight. During the spring the The Violet passionflower can't stand the cold weather; should the climate be particularly harsh, with minimum night-time temperatures some degrees below zero, let's cover our plant with non-woven fabric.To allow these plants to develop as well as possible, it is best to locate them near a wall, a gate or an appropriate grate.
Irrigation Violet passionflower
Letís water these plants only when the substratum is clearly dry using 1-2 buckets of water ; during this period of the year we should intervene every 2-3 weeks , or even less if the weather is rainy. We should remember that the climber shrubs are very vigorous, and sometimes need very abundant watering.
Adversity Violet passionflower
The spring weather, with a high temperature swing between the day and night hours, and pretty frequent rains, can favour the development of fungus diseases, which should be treated pre-emptively with a systemic fungicide, to use before the gems grow excessively; at the end of the winter we also suggest a wide range insecticide to prevent the attack of aphids and cochineals. We should always remember to do these treatments when there aren't flowerings in the garden.
Substrate Violet passionflower
Cultivate these climbers in a soft and deep soil with an elevated drainage.
Cultivate Violet passionflower
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.