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Grasspink Calopogon

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Generalities Grasspink
Grasspink Is an evergreen; during autumn iIt assumes a purplepink colouring; the adult specimens are medium in size and reach 60 cm high. The development is erect, they tend to grow both in height and in width, giving origin to a rounded shrub. These plants are shrubs. Fertilization Grasspink
Let’s avoid fertilizing our orchids during flowering; during the spring let’s act every 20-25 days, using a specific fertilizer, avoiding to leave fertilizing solutions in direct contact with the roots for too long. Exposure GrasspinkPosizione mezza ombra
During this time of year we shouldn't worry about minimum temperatures, in fact the The Grasspink can bear temperatures a few degrees below zero. For a balanced development, it is best to position the The Grasspink in a partially shady place, where it can enjoy direct sunlight only during the coolest hours of the day.These plants prefer very bright places, but we should avoid direct sunrays, especially during the hottest days of the year. Watering GrasspinkTenere asciutto
Let’s avoid watering the The Grasspink excessively, always leaving the soil dry for a few days between one watering and the other, therefore let’s irrigate the substratum deeply every 1-2 weeks with 1-2 glasses of water . Orchids in general favour a pretty moist soil; to water correctly it is advisable to water these plants by immersion, therefore soaking the containers in water up to the edge; when the water has reached the top part of the substratum we can take out the vases and let the excess water drain well. Treatments Grasspink
A treatment based on mineral oil or insecticide should be applied only in cases of infesting by parasites, paying attention not to vaporize the flowers. Soil Grasspink
Cultivate in a very well drained soil.
Climate
peat
sand
Soil
Pumice
Bark
S. Organic
alpine
3
0
0
0
4
0
continental
2
0
0
0
4
0
mediterranean
1
0
0
0
4
0
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Notes - Grasspink

If desired, we can grow the The Grasspink in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.
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