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Abyssinian banana Ensete ventricosum

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Exposure Abyssinian bananaSole pieno
We suggest growing the The Abyssinian banana In the house or in a warmed greenhouse; when the minimum temperatures go past 15įC it is possible to move them outside. 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.Plant which need at least a few hours a day of solar light.

Generalities Abyssinian banana
These plants are perennial herbs. Abyssinian banana Is an evergreen; during winter iIt assumes a green colouring; the adult specimens are large in size and reach 5 m high. The Abyssinian banana has an arcuate development.

Fertilization Abyssinian banana
In the spring letís fertilize perennials periodically, using a specific fertilizer for flowering plants, to add to the irrigating water, every 20-25 days; or we can spread a slow release fertilizer near the plants every 3-4 months.

Watering Abyssinian bananaTenere asciutto
Letís avoid watering the The Abyssinian banana 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 Abyssinian banana
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 Abyssinian banana
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 Abyssinian banana

There aren't any notes. 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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