We suggest to position the the Mammillaria guelzowiana in a sunny spot at least a few hours a day. We can grow a large part of the succulent plants in a cold climate; some species can endure temperatures below 5įC, but only if the soil stays completely dry.We advise cultivating the the Mammillaria guelzowiana in a covered place, in an apartment or green house, as they don't like temperatures below 15įC: during late Spring they can be moved outdoors.
Cultivation Mammillaria guelzowiana
These plants give origin to a brush with a rounded form. The Mammillaria guelzowiana Is small in size; in spring, summer, autumn, winter it assumes a white colouring. These are evergreen plants, which means they keep their leaves year round. The Mammillaria guelzowiana is developed like a succulent plant.
Fertilize Mammillaria guelzowiana
In the spring letís fertilize our succulent plants periodically, adding, every 15-20 days, a specific fertilizer. Fertilizers fur succulent plants must be rich in potassium, but poor in nitrogen, to avoid the plants from developing excess vegetation, which is easily attacked by fungal diseases.
Water Mammillaria guelzowiana
Water sporadically, with 1-2 glasses of water , leaving the soil dry for a few days before watering again; when watering we suggest avoiding excesses, but to wet the substratum well. Let's act every 4-5 weeks . These plants are very resistant to droughts; letís avoid watering excessively; during the winter months we can avoid watering the plants located where thereís a cold climate.
Pests Mammillaria guelzowiana
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 Mammillaria guelzowiana
Letís prefer soft and incoherent, with elevated drainage soils.
Plant Mammillaria guelzowiana
When wanted we can grow these plants in a vase. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.