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Sweet bay Laurus canariensis

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Water Sweet bayTenere asciutto
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. Let's water abundantly, moistening the soil deeply with 2-3 glasses of water , but let's act only when the substratum is dry, leaving it dry even for 2-3 weeks before watering it.

Cultivation Sweet bay
The Sweet bay grows erect, developing a short stem with a small crown, usually roundish. Sweet bay Is an evergreen; during winter iIt assumes a yellowgreen colouring; the adult specimens are medium in size and reach 5 m high. These plants are shrubs.

Light Sweet baySole pieno
The Sweet bay should be preferably located in a place where it can have at least a few hours a day of direct solar light. Since the foliage is used to be eaten, letís use specific insecticides and anticryptogamics, far from the harvest period.These plants aren't afraid of the cold weather and can be grwon in the garden throughout the whole year.

Water Sweet bayTenere asciutto
Let's water abundantly, moistening the soil deeply with 2-3 glasses of water , but let's act only when the substratum is dry, leaving it dry even for 2-3 weeks before watering it. 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.

Pests Sweet bay
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.

Mold Sweet bay
Letís prefer dissolved soils, with an excellent drainage.

Climate
peat
sand
Soil
Pumice
Bark
S. Organic
alpine
3
0
2
0
0
1
continental
2
0
2
0
0
1
mediterranean
1
0
2
0
0
1

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This page concerns the weather mediterranean it is possible to choose another climate area alpine continental

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