These plants are used in rock gardens. The Polygonum affine has a panel-like development, therefore it tends to widen very much. Polygonum affine Is an evergreen; during summer iIt assumes a pink colouring; the adult specimens are small in size and reach 15 cm high.
Exposure Polygonum affine
Plant which need at least a few hours a day of solar light. These plants don't fear the cold weather and therefore can be grown in the garden during any time of year.Since the foliage is used to be eaten, letís use specific insecticides and anticryptogamics, far from the harvest period.
Watering Polygonum affine
Water regularly, every The , wetting the ground deeply with 2-3 glasses of water , always waiting for the soil to be dry before watering; avoid leaving stagnant water. 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.
Treatments Polygonum affine
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 Polygonum affine
We suggest to grow these plants in a slightly humid, not too drained substratum.
Notes Polygonum affine
If desired, we can grow the The Polygonum affine in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.