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Widow's-thrill Kalanchoe tomentosa minima

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Generalities Widow's-thrill
Widow's-thrill Is an evergreen; during winter iIt assumes a green colouring; the adult specimens are medium in size and reach 50 cm high. The development is erect, they tend to grow both in height and in width, giving origin to a rounded shrub. These plants are succulent . Fertilization Widow's-thrill
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. Exposure Widow's-thrillSole pieno
We suggest growing the The Widow's-thrill In the house or in a warmed greenhouse; when the minimum temperatures go past 15įC it is possible to move them outside. Plant which need at least a few hours a day of solar light.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. Watering Widow's-thrillTenere asciutto
Letís avoid watering the The Widow's-thrill 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 Widow's-thrill
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 Widow's-thrill
Grow in a soft and sandy, very well drained soil.
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peat
sand
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Notes Widow's-thrill

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