These plants don't like direct solar rays which could ruin their foliage; we therefore suggest to locate them in shady places. Letís remember that a large part of the leaves of the medicinal plants can be used for alimentary use, therefore letís use insecticides and anticryptogamics for agricultural use, far from harvest season.The Bellflower smartweed plant can be grown in the garden throughout the whole year. It doesn't fear cold weather and it bears very harsh minimum temperatures.
Generalities Bellflower smartweed
The development of the The Bellflower smartweed is Bellflower smartweed isn't an evergreen; during the autumn it assumes a pink colouring; the adult species are medium in size and reach 1 m in height. The Bellflower smartweed develops like a perennial herb.
Fertilization Bellflower smartweed
In the spring we suggest fertilizing our plants with fertilizers rich in nitrogen, to favour the development of the radical apparatus of the young leaves. We can use liquid fertilizers, to be added every 15-20 days, or slow release fertilizers, to be added to the cultivation soil every 3-4 months.
Watering Bellflower smartweed
We suggest watering pretty often and regularly, with 2-3 glasses of water ; we should always wait for the soil to be clearly dry between one watering and the other. During this time of year usually it is necessary to irrigate every 2-3 weeks . Before harvesting and using them, letís be informed on the balsamic period, rather the period in which the active principles are present in a greater quantity in the plant we have chosen.
Treatments Bellflower smartweed
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.
Soil Bellflower smartweed
These medicinal plants prefer slightly heavy soils, with an average drainage, and too humid.
Notes Bellflower smartweed
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.