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Ricepaper plant Tetrapanax papyriferus

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Cultivation Ricepaper plant
The Ricepaper plant Is large in size; in winter it assumes a greenwhite colouring. These are evergreen plants, which means they keep their leaves year round. These plants give origin to a brush with a rounded form. The Ricepaper plant has a shrub- like development. Fertilize Ricepaper plant
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. Light Ricepaper plantSole pieno
These plants don't like excessively harsh temperatures, with night-time minimum temperatures below 0°C. during the spring in general they are grown in a covered place, moving them outdoors, or uncovering them, when there isn't any danger of sudden temperature drops. We suggest to position the The Ricepaper plant 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. Water Ricepaper plantTenere Umido
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 Ricepaper 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 Ricepaper plant
These plants are planted in a soft, but quite heavy, and not excessively drained soil.
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alpine
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continental
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mediterranean
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