These plants have a one or two year development. The development is erect, they tend to grow both in height and in width, giving origin to a rounded shrub. This plant in the spring, summer, autumn, winter assumes a pink colouring; it is medium in size and can reach 90 cm high. It doesn't keep its leaves in the winter.
Light Jasmine tobacco
The Jasmine tobacco should be preferably located in a place where it can have at least a few hours a day of direct solar light. The Jasmine tobacco can't stand cold weather, therefore in general it should be grown in a sheltered place; during the Spring months, when the minimum temperatures are above zero, it can be moved 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.
Water Jasmine tobacco
Let's water abundantly, moistening the soil deeply with 2-3 glasses of water , but let's act only when the substratum is dry, leaving it dry even for 1-2 weeks before watering it. These plants display a pretty long period of vegetational rest. During this time it isn't necessary to water the plants.
Pests Jasmine tobacco
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.
Mold Jasmine tobacco
Locate these plants in a soft and deep, very well drained soil.
Plant Jasmine tobacco
The Jasmine tobacco is scented. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.