The Asarum aeuropaeum plant can be grown in the garden throughout the whole year. It doesn't fear cold weather and it bears very harsh minimum temperatures. Usually during the coldest periods of the year the aerial part of these plants dries; it will begin to develop again the spring after.These plants don't like direct solar rays which could ruin their foliage; we therefore suggest to locate them in shady places.
Generalities Asarum aeuropaeum
The Asarum aeuropaeum should be used for rock gardens, This plant in the winter assumes a green colouring; it is small in size and can reach 25 cm high. It keeps its leaves in the winter. The development of the The Asarum aeuropaeum is
Fertilization Asarum aeuropaeum
In the spring letís remember to fertilize our perennial plants, using a slow release granular fertilizer, to add in one solution every 3-4 months. If desired we can also use a liquid fertilizer for flowering plants, to mix with the irrigation water every 20-25 days.
Watering Asarum aeuropaeum
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 1-2 weeks . Generally during the period of vegetatational rest it isn't necessary to water our perennial plants, which in many cases lose their aerial part.
Treatments Asarum aeuropaeum
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 Asarum aeuropaeum
Place these plants in a soil with average, drainage, which isnít too moist.
Notes Asarum aeuropaeum
Seeing the quite contained development itís possible to grow these plants in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.