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Strawberry tree Arbutus Unedo

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Light Strawberry treeSole pieno
We suggest to position the The Strawberry tree in a sunny spot at least a few hours a day. To prevent damage caused by the cold temperatures, during the months with definately harsh minimum temperatures, we can protect the shrubs by covering the soil around the stem with straw or dry leaves.We suggest growing the The Strawberry tree in the garden; these are very rustic plants.

Cultivation Strawberry tree
These plants have a sapling deportment, with a short stem with a small roundish crown. The Strawberry tree Is small in size; in autumn it assumes a red colouring. These are evergreen plants, which means they keep their leaves year round. The Strawberry tree develops in an erect manner and, as the years go by, becomes a tree.

Fertilize Strawberry tree
Shrubs develop new shoots and prepare their flowers during the spring period, therefore we must remember, by the end of the winter, to give it a good dose of humus or mature manure, or granular slow release fertilizer, to be added to the soil at the foot of the plant. During the spring we can choose a fertilizer rich in nitrogen and potassium, to mix with the irrigating water, every 20-25 days.

Water Strawberry treeTenere asciutto
Water sporadically, with 1-2 buckets 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 2-3 weeks . If we want to grow these plants in a vase, we should water them a bit more often, compared to plants cultivated in the ground; Every 2-3 years we should renew the substratum in the vase, or enrich with organic amender.

Pests Strawberry tree

Mold Strawberry tree
For these shrubs it’s necessary to choose a rich and deep substratum , which presents an excellent drainage.

Climate
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continental
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mediterranean
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The Strawberry tree produces fruits. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.

This page concerns the weather mediterranean it is possible to choose another climate area alpine continental

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