We suggest growing the The Stonecrop In the house or in a warmed greenhouse; when the minimum temperatures go past 15įC it is possible to move them outside. 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.For a balanced development, it is best to position the The Stonecrop in a partially shady place, where it can enjoy direct sunlight only during the coolest hours of the day.
These plants are succulent . Stonecrop Is an evergreen; during winter iIt assumes a greenwhite colouring; the adult specimens are medium in size and reach 40 cm high. The Stonecrop has a panel-like development, therefore it tends to widen very much.
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.
Water regularly, every The , wetting the ground deeply with 1-2 glasses of water , always waiting for the soil to be dry before watering; avoid leaving stagnant 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.
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.
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.