If a tree with a very thin trunk is put in shelter, it could be useful to secure it to a solid stake, which can keep it erect, and protect it from the damage caused by strong winds. Locate this plant in a partially shaded place, where it is exposed to solar rays during the coolest hours of the day.Let's grow the The White fir outdoors; they can bear very harsh minimum temperatures, even when many degrees below zero.
Feed White fir
Letís fertilize the plants when implanting them, or every 2-3 years, towards the end of the winter or beginning of Autumn. A good quantity of organic fertilizer, such as manure or earthworm humus should be mixed to the soil at the foot of the stem; in this manner we will supply it with a good quantity of nutrients and we will also improve the mixture of the soil.
Care White fir
When growing these plants tend to go up, developing very little in width, and they tend to have a columnar development. These plants are cone-trees, so their foliage is made up of needle-like leaves. White fir Is an evergreen; during winter iIt assumes a greenblue colouring; the adult specimens are large in size and reach 17 m high.
Irrigation White fir
Water when the ground is dry; in case of prolonged droughts water very often, otherwise every 2-3 weeks can be enough using 2-3 buckets of water ; avoid water stagnations and excessive watering. We should pay particular attention to those plants which have been recently placed in shelter; during the years, trees develop a cospicuous radical apparatus, and need watering only if the climate is particularly dry.
Adversity White fir
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.
Substrate White fir
Locate these trees in a soil with average drainage, which slightly withholds humidity.
Cultivate - White fir
After flowering it produces fruits. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.