These plants are succulent . Growing the stems and branches tend to develop downwards. Rhipsalis rosea Is an evergreen; during spring, summer, autumn, winter iIt assumes a pink colouring; the adult specimens are small in size and reach 10 cm high.
Temperatures Rhipsalis rosea
Locate this plant in a partially shaded place, where it is exposed to solar rays during the coolest hours of the day. Let's avoid exposing the The Rhipsalis rosea to temperatures below 15įC. During late Spring we can place them outdoors, possibly sheltered by the wind.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.
Irrigation Rhipsalis rosea
We suggest watering the The Rhipsalis rosea 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 Rhipsalis rosea
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 Rhipsalis rosea
Grow in a soft and sandy, very well drained soil.
Cultivate Rhipsalis rosea
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.