The Prostrate speedwell is a plant for a rock garden. These plants grow covering the whole land at their disposal. The Prostrate speedwell is large in size and 20 cm in height; in the summer it assumes a blue colouring. These plants aren't evergreens, which means they lose their leaves some months during the year.
Light Prostrate speedwell
We suggest to position the The Prostrate speedwell in a sunny spot at least a few hours a day. We advise cultivating the The Prostrate speedwell 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.
Water Prostrate speedwell
Water sporadically, with 2-3 glasses of water , leaving the soil dry for a few days before watering again; when watering we suggest avoiding excesses, but to wet the substratum well. Let's act 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 Prostrate speedwell
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 Prostrate speedwell
We suggest a substratum characterized by an excellent drainage.
Plant Prostrate speedwell
When wanted we can grow these plants in a vase. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.