CACTUSES


The cactus is a plant that keep very good in the living room, he asks a light spot and can even stand in full sun. The cactus requires little care, but for optimal growth and flowering You must observe the following.

Care

Water: In view the growth period from February / October 1x per 2 weeks of water or spray or place outside in the rain. In the rest period from November to February 1x per month. You better give a time a lot of water and then a few weeks off.

Fertilizer: During the growing season (March-September) 1x fertilize in six weeks. Cactus manure or fertilizer for flowering plants.

Repotting: 1x in two years in the spring. Cactus Soil or potting soil for flowering plants.

TIPS: * put cacti even in larger groups
* Spray also cacti once with water
* Cacti with white hair giving only underwater


Succulents

Succulents are plants that are easy to care for, have a lot of light and most species can even be used outdoors in a rock garden, as border plants or in pots on the terrace. But beware succulent plants are not hardy. Hairy species and with powder on the leaves can be put better outdoors.

Care

The succulent plant that is keeping very good in the living room. He asks a light spot and can even stand in full sun. The succulent plant requires little care, but for optimal growth and flowering You must observe the following points.

Water: In view the growth period from February / October 1x per week a little water or spray or put out in the rain. In the rest period from November to February 1 to 2 times a month. You better give a time a lot of water and then a few weeks off.

Fertilizer: During the growing season fertilize 1x in six weeks. Cactus manure or fertilizer for flowering plants.

Repotting: 1x in two years in the spring. Cactus Soil or potting soil for flowering plants.

TIPS: * look out for hard water i.v.m. leaf spot
* Succulents give a lot of light
* with frost weather succulents may well stand outside, with many UV rays remain succulents better color .If they go outside is not directly in the sun but on a shaded spot first thing to settle down
* succulents you can easily cut back, creating better forms

General: disease, most common are mealy bugs and root louse .this his little red lice that hide in some kind of wool. There are at most garden centers to obtain resources that kill these animals pay attention to the eggs that may come out later. !! An antidote may be some methylated spirits with green soap.

Contact

Kwekerij Ubink b.v.

Mijnsherenweg 20

1433AS Kudelstaart

Holland

 

 

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