Chinese hibiscus: the subtleties of care

Chinese hibiscus: the subtleties of care
 Hibiscus, which is also often referred to as the Sudanese or Chinese rose adorns many apartments. Care hibiscus does not require much effort, then it looks like a tree with green leaves, branches of which are decorated with colorful flowers periodically, just great.
 China Rose loves light and fairly abundant watering. Therefore, for the harmonious development of the plants need to choose the right side of the world, which will be coming out the window on the sill of which is planned to arrange a flower. Optimal windows facing south-east and south-west. Since direct sunlight, especially in the summer heat can burn the foliage.

At home, hibiscus, care of which afford anyone can grow up to 1, 5 meters. The height of the bush can be planned, producing high dive excessively overgrown branches. In order to give the plant side shoots must pinch the tops, cutting a branch with scissors. The desired height of the bush every Florist defines for themselves.

Hibiscus room, care that is not possible without proper watering, loves humidity. Therefore, during the warmer months it watered once every two or three days. In winter only one watering per week. The first indication that the plant is thirsty, is withering leaves. So even those growers who do not check the degree of dried earthen coma after watering, one appearance flower can understand that it is not enough water.

Period of dormancy in the flower comes in winter. In other seasons, he needs additional enrichment of soil minerals. During flowering fit any fertilizer for flowering plants, other times you can fertilize the earth compounds containing nitrogen and potassium.

Transplanted plant in the spring, as it grows. The soil is taken specifically for roses, you can also create his own, combining specific proportions of peat, sand, humus foliage. The procedure is quite complicated, so flower growers who do not have the proper experience, easier to use ready-made composition of the soil. After the transplant, the plant is not fed for a month, waiting for it to acclimate to new conditions.

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