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Irrigation Cape aloeTenere asciutto
Letís remember that the succulent plants can withhold water inside their materials, therefore they need to be watered only when the weather is hot. We suggest watering the The Cape aloe every 4-5 weeks with 1-2 glasses of water , which means when the soil has been dry for days; if the season should be very hot and arid we can intensify the quantity of irrigations, although we must avoid leaving the substratum soaked with water.

Care Cape aloe
The development is erect, they tend to grow both in height and in width, giving origin to a rounded shrub. Cape aloe Is an evergreen; during spring, summer, autumn, winter iIt assumes a red colouring; the adult specimens are large in size and reach 3 m high. These plants are succulent .

Temperatures Cape aloeSole pieno
Let's grow the The Cape aloe in a luminous place, with direct sunlight. 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.Let's avoid exposing the The Cape aloe to temperatures below 15įC. During late Spring we can place them outdoors, possibly sheltered by the wind.

Irrigation Cape aloeTenere asciutto
We suggest watering the The Cape aloe every 4-5 weeks with 1-2 glasses of water , which means when the soil has been dry for days; if the season should be very hot and arid we can intensify the quantity of irrigations, although we must avoid leaving the substratum soaked with 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.

Adversity Cape aloe
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.

Substrate Cape aloe
Grow in a soft and sandy, very well drained soil.

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Cultivate Cape aloe

If desired, we can grow the The Cape aloe in a container. 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 continental mediterranean

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