Plant which needs at least a few hours a day of sunlight. These plants lose the aerial part during the coldest months of the year. As spring begins, stems and leaves quickly start to reproduce.Let's grow the The Desert globemallow In a cold green house or in the house, as they fear frost; we can move them outside in late spring, with minimum temperatures above zero.
Care Desert globemallow
These plants grow covering the whole land at their disposal. The Desert globemallow is medium in size and 75 cm in height; in the summer it assumes a orange colouring. These plants aren't evergreens, which means they lose their leaves some months during the year. The Desert globemallow is a perennial herb plant.
Feed Desert globemallow
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.
Irrigation Desert globemallow
Watering takes place only when the soil has been dry for days, usually every 1-2 weeks can be enough; if the climate is particularly hot we can slightly intensify the irrigations, using 2-3 glasses of water . Perennial plants are subject to some months of vegetational rest. During these months it isn't necessary to water them.
Adversity Desert globemallow
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.
Substrate Desert globemallow
We suggest a substratum characterized by an excellent drainage.
Cultivate Desert globemallow
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.