Generally during the period of vegetatational rest it isn't necessary to water our perennial plants, which in many cases lose their aerial part. We suggest watering these plants only from time to time, but we must remember to wet the soil deeply using 2-3 glasses of water every 1-2 weeks .
Generalities Polygonatum hookeri
The development of the The Polygonatum hookeri is Polygonatum hookeri isn't an evergreen; during the spring it assumes a purple colouring; the adult species are small in size and reach 5 cm in height. The Polygonatum hookeri should be used for rock gardens,
Exposure Polygonatum hookeri
These plants don't like direct solar rays which could ruin their foliage; we therefore suggest to locate them in shady places. Usually during the coldest periods of the year the aerial part of these plants dries; it will begin to develop again the spring after.The Polygonatum hookeri plant can be grown in the garden throughout the whole year. It doesn't fear cold weather and it bears very harsh minimum temperatures.
Watering Polygonatum hookeri
We suggest watering these plants only from time to time, but we must remember to wet the soil deeply using 2-3 glasses of water every 1-2 weeks . Generally during the period of vegetatational rest it isn't necessary to water our perennial plants, which in many cases lose their aerial part.
Treatments Polygonatum hookeri
The spring weather, with a high temperature swing between the day and night hours, and pretty frequent rains, can favour the development of fungus diseases, which should be treated pre-emptively with a systemic fungicide, to use before the gems grow excessively; at the end of the winter we also suggest a wide range insecticide to prevent the attack of aphids and cochineals. We should always remember to do these treatments when there aren't flowerings in the garden.
Soil Polygonatum hookeri
Grow these perennial plants in a very well drained substratum.
Notes Polygonatum hookeri
Seeing the quite contained development it’s possible to grow these plants in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.