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Clubmoss mountain heather Cassiope lycopodioides

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Exposure Clubmoss mountain heatherPosizione mezza ombra
The Clubmoss mountain heather 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 Clubmoss mountain heather
The Clubmoss mountain heather is a plant for a rock garden. The Clubmoss mountain heather Is small in size; in spring it assumes a white colouring. These are evergreen plants, which means they keep their leaves year round. These plants grow covering the whole land at their disposal.

Fertilization Clubmoss mountain heather
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 Clubmoss mountain heatherTenere Umido
During this period of the year the The Clubmoss mountain heather 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 Clubmoss mountain heather
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 Clubmoss mountain heather
The Clubmoss mountain heather needs to be located in a soil with a low PH factor, which withholds humidity a bit.

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

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Notes Clubmoss mountain heather

When wanted it’s possible to grow these plants in a vase. These plants need to be cultivated in a specific soil for acidophilic plants. 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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