These plants can be brought outside only if there isn't any more danger of freezings. Usually they are moved to the garden, or terrace, during the months of April-May. When the minimum temperatures are very low we can protec the more sensible brushes by covering their roots with dry leaves or straw.Plant which need at least a few hours a day of solar light.
Generalities Citrofortunella mitis
These plants are shrubs. Citrofortunella mitis Is an evergreen; during winter iIt assumes a yellow colouring; the adult specimens are medium in size and reach 3 m high. The Citrofortunella mitis grows erect, developing a short stem with a small crown, usually roundish.
Fertilization Citrofortunella mitis
To obtain a florid development it is important to remember to fertilize our shrubs periodically; in the spring let’s use a fertilizer rich in nitrogen and potassium, which will favour the development of new vegetation and of flowerings. We can intervene at the end of the winter, mixing a good dose of slow release organic fertilizer to the soil surrounding our plant. During the spring it is also possible to act periodically, with liquid or powder fertilizers, to add to the water when irrigating, every 20-25 days.
Watering Citrofortunella mitis
Water regularly, every The , wetting the ground deeply with 1-2 buckets of water , always waiting for the soil to be dry before watering; avoid leaving stagnant water. If we decide to grow a specimen of the Citrofortunella mitis in a container, we should remember that it will have slightly different needs compared to a specimen grown in the ground: we should pay more attention to its water and nutritional needs and check more often for possible development of parassites.
Treatments Citrofortunella mitis
Soil Citrofortunella mitis
These shrubs need an averagely humid, not too drained soil .
Notes Citrofortunella mitis
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.