The Largeleaf brunnera should be grown outdoors; it can bear very harsh temperatures without any problems, even many degrees below zero. These plants lose the aerial part during the coldest months of the year. As spring begins, stems and leaves quickly start to reproduce.It is advisable to position this plant in a partially shady place, where it is exposed to direct sunlight only during the coolest hours of the day.
Generalities Largeleaf brunnera
The Largeleaf brunnera is a perennial herb plant. The Largeleaf brunnera is small in size and 45 cm in height; in the spring it assumes a blue colouring. These plants aren't evergreens, which means they lose their leaves some months during the year. These plants grow covering the whole land at their disposal.
Fertilization Largeleaf brunnera
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.
Watering Largeleaf brunnera
During this period of the year the The Largeleaf brunnera 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 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.
Treatments Largeleaf brunnera
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.
Soil Largeleaf brunnera
These plants need a scarcely drained soil, which can remain slightly damp.
Notes Largeleaf brunnera
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.