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Prostrate speedwell Veronica prostrata Kapitan

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Watering Prostrate speedwellTenere asciutto
These plants display a pretty long period of vegetational rest. During this time it isn't necessary to water the plants. Letís avoid watering the The Prostrate speedwell excessively, always leaving the soil dry for a few days between one watering and the other, therefore letís irrigate the substratum deeply every 1-2 weeks with 2-3 glasses of water .

Generalities Prostrate speedwell
The Prostrate speedwell has a panel-like development, therefore it tends to widen very much. This plant in the summer assumes a blue colouring; it is large in size and can reach 30 cm high. It doesn't keep its leaves in the winter. These plants are used in rock gardens.

Exposure Prostrate speedwellSole pieno
Plant which need at least a few hours a day of solar light. 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.

Watering Prostrate speedwellTenere asciutto
Letís avoid watering the The Prostrate speedwell excessively, always leaving the soil dry for a few days between one watering and the other, therefore letís irrigate the substratum deeply every 1-2 weeks with 2-3 glasses of water . These plants display a pretty long period of vegetational rest. During this time it isn't necessary to water the plants.

Treatments Prostrate speedwell
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 Prostrate speedwell
Locate these plants in a soft and deep, very well drained soil.

Climate
peat
sand
Soil
Pumice
Bark
S. Organic
alpine
5
1
4
0
0
1
continental
4
2
4
0
0
1
mediterranean
3
3
4
0
0
1

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Notes Prostrate speedwell

If desired, we can grow the The Prostrate speedwell 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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