Locate this plant in a partially shady place, where it can take in the solar rays during the coolest hours of the day. These plants lose the aerial part during the coldest months of the year. As spring begins, stems and leaves quickly start to reproduce.We advise cultivating the The Queen of the prairie outdoors, since it doesn't fear cold temperatures.
Cultivation Queen of the prairie
These plants grow covering the whole land at their disposal. The Queen of the prairie is large in size and 2,5 m in height; in the summer it assumes a pink colouring. These plants aren't evergreens, which means they lose their leaves some months during the year. The Queen of the prairie is a perennial herb plant.
Fertilize Queen of the prairie
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.
Water Queen of the prairie
The Queen of the prairie prefers a slightly humid soil, trying to water it often, avoiding to let it dry totally. Let's use 3-4 glasses of water every 0-1 weeks . Perennial plants are subject to some months of vegetational rest. During these months it isn't necessary to water them.
Pests Queen of the prairie
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.
Mold Queen of the prairie
These perennial plants prefer soils with a scarce drainage, which stay humid for a long time.
Plant Queen of the prairie
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.