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Spotted henbit Lamium maculatum Album

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Care Spotted henbit
These plants are perennial herbs. The Spotted henbit has a panel-like development, therefore it tends to widen very much. This plant in the spring assumes a white colouring; it is small in size and can reach 20 cm high. It doesn't keep its leaves in the winter.

Temperatures Spotted henbitPosizione mezza ombra
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 Spotted henbit outdoors; they can bear very harsh minimum temperatures, even when many degrees below zero.Since the foliage is used to be eaten, letís use specific insecticides and anticryptogamics, far from the harvest period.

Irrigation Spotted henbitTenere Umido
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 glasses of water ; avoid water stagnations and excessive watering. Medicinal plants can be used fresh or dehydrated; if we want to harvest them to put them aside dehydrated, letís get information regarding the balsamic period of the plant we have chosen, rather when the plant has a higher quantity of active principles.

Adversity Spotted henbit
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 Spotted henbit
We suggest to grow these plants in a slightly humid, not too drained substratum.

Climate
peat
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Pumice
Bark
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alpine
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continental
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mediterranean
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There aren't any notes. 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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