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Watering BroughtoniaTenere Umido
Watering by immersion is suggested for orchids: it consists in soaking the containers in water up to the edge, when the soil is moist let's take out the vases and let the excess water drain before putting them back in place. During this period of the year the the Broughtonia needs regular watering, which should be done letting the soil dry between one watering and the other; let’s irrigate every 1-2 weeks with about 1-2 glasses of water .

Generalities Broughtonia
These plants have a pendolous deportment. The Broughtonia Is medium in size; in winter it assumes a bluepurplepink colouring. These are evergreen plants, which means they keep their leaves year round. The Broughtonia has a shrub- like development.

Exposure BroughtoniaPosizione luminosa
This plant prefers very luminous locations, during this period of the year it is best to avoid direct exposure to solar rays. Let's locate the plants so that they can enjoy a good diffused brightness, but someplace where they are not directly hit by solar rays.These plants don't like cold weather, therefore in the Spring it is best to set them outside only when the temperatures are above 15°C.

Watering BroughtoniaTenere Umido
During this period of the year the the Broughtonia needs regular watering, which should be done letting the soil dry between one watering and the other; let’s irrigate every 1-2 weeks with about 1-2 glasses of water . Watering by immersion is suggested for orchids: it consists in soaking the containers in water up to the edge, when the soil is moist let's take out the vases and let the excess water drain before putting them back in place.

Treatments Broughtonia
An insecticide treatment should be applied only if damaging insects have been seen on the plant; vaporizing the product we avoid spraying it on the flowers.

Soil Broughtonia
These orchids prefer slightly humid soils.

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

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Notes - Broughtonia

When wanted we can grow these plants in a vase. 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 alpine mediterranean

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