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Purple mountain saxifrage Saxifraga oppositifolia

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Exposure Purple mountain saxifragePosizione mezza ombra
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. These plants don't fear the cold weather and therefore can be grown in the garden during any time of year.For a balanced development, it is best to position the The Purple mountain saxifrage in a partially shady place, where it can enjoy direct sunlight only during the coolest hours of the day.

Watering Purple mountain saxifrageTenere Umido
These plants display a pretty long period of vegetational rest. During this time it isn't necessary to water the plants. Water regularly, every The , wetting the ground deeply with 2-3 glasses of water , always waiting for the soil to be dry before watering; avoid leaving stagnant water.

Fertilization Purple mountain saxifrage
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 Purple mountain saxifrageTenere Umido
Water regularly, every The , wetting the ground deeply with 2-3 glasses of water , always waiting for the soil to be dry before watering; avoid leaving stagnant water. These plants display a pretty long period of vegetational rest. During this time it isn't necessary to water the plants.

Treatments Purple mountain saxifrage
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 Purple mountain saxifrage
We suggest growing these plants in a slightly damp substratum, which isnít too drained.

Climate
peat
sand
Soil
Pumice
Bark
S. Organic
alpine
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1
3
0
0
1
continental
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2
3
0
0
1
mediterranean
2
3
3
0
0
1

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Notes Purple mountain saxifrage

If desired, we can grow the The Purple mountain saxifrage in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.

This page concerns the weather continental it is possible to choose another climate area alpine mediterranean

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