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. The Beard tongue should be preferably located in a place where it can have at least a few hours a day of direct solar light.These plants are rustic in the areas with a Mediterranean climate, therefore they can be grown outside.
Fertilize Beard tongue
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.
Cultivation Beard tongue
The Beard tongue has a panel-like development, therefore it tends to widen very much. These plants are perennial herbs. Beard tongue Is an evergreen; during summer iIt assumes a pink colouring; the adult specimens are small in size and reach 60 cm high.
Water Beard tongue
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 Beard tongue
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 Beard tongue
Locate these plants in a soft and deep, very well drained soil.
Plant Beard tongue
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.