These plants lose the aerial part during the coldest months of the year. As spring begins, stems and leaves quickly start to reproduce. Plant which needs at least a few hours a day of sunlight.We suggest growing the The Basket of gold outdoors year round, as they don't fear cold weather.
Feed Basket of gold
We suggest adding to the irrigation water, in the spring, every 20-25 days, a specific fertilizer for flowering plants. We can also mix to the soil near the plants a granular slow release fertilizer, which has a 3-4 month action.
Care Basket of gold
These plants grow covering the whole land at their disposal. The Basket of gold is a plant for a rock garden. The Basket of gold Is large in size; in spring it assumes a yellow colouring. These are evergreen plants, which means they keep their leaves year round.
Irrigation Basket of gold
Watering takes place only when the soil has been dry for days, usually every 1-2 weeks can be enough; if the climate is particularly hot we can slightly intensify the irrigations, using 2-3 glasses of water . Perennial plants are subject to some months of vegetational rest. During these months it isn't necessary to water them.
Adversity Basket of gold
Generally during this time of year we suggest a pre-emptive treatment with wide range insecticide and with a systemic fungicide, to prevent the attack from part of the aphids and the development of fungus diseases, often favoured by a mild and damp climate.
Substrate Basket of gold
We suggest a substratum characterized by an excellent drainage.
Cultivate Basket of gold
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 continental mediterranean