For a balanced development, it is best to position the The Columbine meadow-rue in a place where it is exposed to at least a few hours of direct sunlight. 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 Columbine meadow-rue plant can be grown in the garden throughout the whole year. It doesn't fear cold weather and it bears very harsh minimum temperatures.
Generalities Columbine meadow-rue
Growing they develop a round-shape shrub. Columbine meadow-rue isn't an evergreen; during the summer it assumes a purple colouring; the adult species are medium in size and reach 1,2 m in height. The Columbine meadow-rue develops like a perennial herb.
Fertilization Columbine meadow-rue
In the spring let’s remember to fertilize our perennial plants, using a slow release granular fertilizer, to add in one solution every 3-4 months. If desired we can also use a liquid fertilizer for flowering plants, to mix with the irrigation water every 20-25 days.
Watering Columbine meadow-rue
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 Columbine meadow-rue
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 Columbine meadow-rue
Grow these perennial plants in a very well drained substratum.
Notes Columbine meadow-rue
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.