The Mickey Mouse plant has a shrub- like development. These plants give origin to a brush with a rounded form. The Mickey Mouse plant is medium in size and 1,5 m in height; in the summer it assumes a red colouring. These plants aren't evergreens, which means they lose their leaves some months during the year.
Light Mickey Mouse plant
We suggest to position the The Mickey Mouse plant in a sunny spot at least a few hours a day. We suggest growing the The Mickey Mouse plant in the garden; these are very rustic plants.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.
Water Mickey Mouse plant
Let's wet abundantly with about 1-2 buckets of water , acting when the soil is pretty dry; during this period of the year we can water even 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 Mickey Mouse plant
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 Mickey Mouse plant
These plants are planted in a soft, but quite heavy, and not excessively drained soil.
Plant Mickey Mouse plant
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.