Locate this plant in a partially shaded place, where it is exposed to solar rays during the coolest hours of the day. 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.These plants don't like the cold weather during this time of year. If the minimum night-time temperatures are very harsh it is best to cover the The Christmas rose with non-woven fabric.
Care Christmas rose
The Christmas rose has a panel-like development, therefore it tends to widen very much. Christmas rose Is an evergreen; during winter iIt assumes a green colouring; the adult specimens are small in size and reach 60 cm high. These plants are perennial herbs.
Feed Christmas rose
In the spring let’s 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.
Irrigation Christmas rose
We suggest watering the The Christmas rose every 1-2 weeks with 2-3 glasses of water , which means when the soil has been dry for days; if the season should be very hot and arid we can intensify the quantity of irrigations, although we must avoid leaving the substratum soaked with water. These plants display a pretty long period of vegetational rest. During this time it isn't necessary to water the plants.
Adversity Christmas rose
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 aren’t 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.
Substrate Christmas rose
Locate these plants in a soft and deep, very well drained soil.
Cultivate Christmas rose
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.