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Utah agave Agave utahensis

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Exposure Utah agaveSole pieno
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. Succulent plants can also be cultivated in a cold green house, with temperatures which must be below 5įC for many species, but in this case itís necessary to keep them totally dry.Plant which need at least a few hours a day of solar light.

Generalities Utah agave
These plants are succulent . Utah agave Is an evergreen; during spring, summer, autumn, winter iIt assumes a yellow colouring; the adult specimens are small in size and reach 25 cm high. The development is erect, they tend to grow both in height and in width, giving origin to a rounded shrub.

Fertilization Utah agave
In this period of the year, letís remember to enrich the soil of our succulent plants, using, every 15-20 days, a specific fertilizer; fertilizers for succulent plants must be poor in nitrogen to avoid them from producing too much vegetation which would be easily attacked by fungal diseases.

Watering Utah agaveTenere asciutto
Letís avoid watering the the Utah agave excessively, always leaving the soil dry for a few days between one watering and the other, therefore letís irrigate the substratum deeply every 4-5 weeks with 1-2 glasses of water . Letís remember that the succulent plants can withhold water inside their materials, therefore they need to be watered only when the weather is hot.

Treatments Utah agave
As the day-time temperatures rise at the beginning of the spring, it is agreeable to practice a preventive treatment, with a wide-range insecticide, which should be applied when there arenít flowerings in the garden. Before the buds become too large, it is advisable to also treat them with a wide-range fungicide, to prevent the development of fungal diseases which spread easily when there is an elevated environmental moisture.

Soil Utah agave
Grow in a soft and sandy, very well drained soil.

Climate
peat
sand
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mediterranean
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Notes Utah agave

There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.

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

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