Plant which need at least a few hours a day of solar light. 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.We suggest growing the The Peristrophe hyssopifolia In the house or in a warmed greenhouse; when the minimum temperatures go past 15įC it is possible to move them outside.
Generalities Peristrophe hyssopifolia
The Peristrophe hyssopifolia has a panel-like development, therefore it tends to widen very much. Peristrophe hyssopifolia Is an evergreen; during winter iIt assumes a yellowgreen colouring; the adult specimens are medium in size and reach 60 cm high. These plants are perennial herbs.
Fertilization Peristrophe hyssopifolia
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 Peristrophe hyssopifolia
Letís avoid watering the The Peristrophe hyssopifolia 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 Peristrophe hyssopifolia
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 Peristrophe hyssopifolia
Locate these plants in a soft and deep, very well drained soil.
Notes Peristrophe hyssopifolia
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.