We advise cultivating the the Saxifraga hirsuta outdoors, since it doesn't fear cold temperatures. These plants lose the aerial part during the coldest months of the year. As spring begins, stems and leaves quickly start to reproduce.Locate this plant in a partially shady place, where it can take in the solar rays during the coolest hours of the day.
Cultivation Saxifraga hirsuta
The Saxifraga hirsuta is a plant for a rock garden. The Saxifraga hirsuta Is large in size; in spring it assumes a white colouring. These are evergreen plants, which means they keep their leaves year round. These plants grow covering the whole land at their disposal.
Fertilize Saxifraga hirsuta
We suggest adding to the irrigation water, in the spring, every 20-25 days, a specific fertilizer for flowering plants. We can also mix to the soil near the plants a granular slow release fertilizer, which has a 3-4 month action.
Water Saxifraga hirsuta
Let's wet abundantly with about 2-3 glasses of water , acting when the soil is pretty dry; during this period of the year we can water even every 1-2 weeks . Perennial plants are subject to some months of vegetational rest. During these months it isn't necessary to water them.
Pests Saxifraga hirsuta
Generally during this time of year we suggest a pre-emptive treatment with wide range insecticide and with a systemic fungicide, to prevent the attack from part of the aphids and the development of fungus diseases, often favoured by a mild and damp climate.
Mold Saxifraga hirsuta
These plants need a scarcely drained soil, which can remain slightly damp.
Plant Saxifraga hirsuta
When wanted we can grow these plants in a vase. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.
This page concerns the weather mediterranean it is possible to choose another climate area alpine continental