The Bigleaf periwinkle has a shrub- like development. These plants grow covering the whole land at their disposal. The Bigleaf periwinkle is small in size and 60 cm in height; in the winter it assumes a purplewhite colouring. These plants aren't evergreens, which means they lose their leaves some months during the year.
Temperatures Bigleaf periwinkle
We suggest locating this plant in a partially shady place, where it is exposed to direct sunlight during the coolest hours of the day. We suggest growing the The Bigleaf periwinkle outdoors year round, as they don't fear cold weather.These plants lose the aerial part during the coldest months of the year. As spring begins, stems and leaves quickly start to reproduce.
Irrigation Bigleaf periwinkle
The Bigleaf periwinkle needs to be watered quite frequently, every 1-2 weeks ; if there are abundant rains we can diminish watering, which should be done only when the soil is dry. The suggested quantity is 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 Bigleaf periwinkle
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 Bigleaf periwinkle
These plants need a scarcely drained soil, which can remain slightly damp.
Cultivate - Bigleaf periwinkle
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.
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