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Indian mallow Abutilon pictum thompsonii

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Watering Indian mallowTenere asciutto
These plants display a pretty long period of vegetational rest. During this time it isn't necessary to water the plants. Letís avoid watering the the Indian mallow excessively, always leaving the soil dry for a few days between one watering and the other, therefore letís irrigate the substratum deeply every 1-2 weeks with 2-3 glasses of water .

Generalities Indian mallow
The Indian mallow grows erect, developing a short stem with a small crown, usually roundish. Indian mallow Is an evergreen; during summer iIt assumes a orangeyellow colouring; the adult specimens are medium in size and reach 2 m high. These plants are shrubs.

Exposure Indian mallowSole pieno
Plant which need at least a few hours a day of solar light. Perennial plants mainly have a spring and summer development. During the coldest months of the year the aerial part can completely dry out, to come up the year after.We suggest growing the the Indian mallow In the house or in a warmed greenhouse; when the minimum temperatures go past 15įC it is possible to move them outside.

Watering Indian mallowTenere asciutto
Letís avoid watering the the Indian mallow excessively, always leaving the soil dry for a few days between one watering and the other, therefore letís irrigate the substratum deeply every 1-2 weeks with 2-3 glasses of water . These plants display a pretty long period of vegetational rest. During this time it isn't necessary to water the plants.

Treatments Indian mallow
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 Indian mallow
Locate these plants in a soft and deep, very well drained soil.

Climate
peat
sand
Soil
Pumice
Bark
S. Organic
alpine
5
1
4
0
0
1
continental
4
2
4
0
0
1
mediterranean
3
3
4
0
0
1

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Notes Indian mallow

If desired, we can grow the the Indian mallow in a container. 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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