Brovalia. Brunefelia. Wallota
Brovalia: location, landing, care, pests, reproduction
Browallia (Browallia) – Parenic family. There are types of shrubs, grassy perennials and annuals common in the tropical forests of America. In the rooms they are grown only by Brovallia Gorgeous.
Browality Gorgeous (Browallia Speciosa). Motherland – Tropics of Colombia, Peru, where she grows as a semi-staple. In culture, this is a grassy perennial plant. Her height 30-40 cm. Crown is thick, formed by drooping or open shoots, highly branched, graded with small pressed hairs. Leaves up to b long, with cutters, whole-acy, dark green. In the sinuses of the upper leaves are single flowers on long (up to 2.5 cm) flowers. Coloring flowers Various: White, Blue, Purple. Flowers round year. New young, growing out of seeds appear on replacing old plants.
Location. Brovalia Prefers sunny window sills on the windows of South or South-Western ^ orientation. In the summer of plants, it is recommended to diane or transfer to the shaded place of the room afternoon. In summer it is contained at a temperature of 20-25 ° C, in winter – not lower than 15 ° C.
Landing. Soil mixture includes leaf and humus ground and sand taken in the ratio of 2: 1: 1.
Care. Summer plants are abundantly watered and fed every two weeks with flower fertilizers. Winter watered regularly, but limited, not allowing the drying of land coma in a pot. If Brovalia is plentifully blooming, then after flowering it is recommended to trim and transplant in a fresh soil mixture.
Pests and diseases. Basic pests: whiteflink, shield, web tick. Of the disease often occurs muffin dew.
Reproduction. Usually it is breeding seeds. Seeds seed early spring over soil. They germinate in light. You can propagate cuttings. After rooting, they should be seen, then new shoots appear that grow rapidly.
Note. For long blossom when watering, add phosphates to water. Do not forget that Brovalia is a poisonous plant!
Brunfelscia: location, landing, care, pests, reproduction
Brunfelsia (Brunfelsia) – Parenic family. About 30 species of small evergreen or leaves, beautiful blooming plants common in the tropics of South America. Only one species is grown in the rooms – low-mounted brunfeluxia.
Brunefelsia Pauciflora (Brunfelsia Pauciflora). Motherland – Brazil Wetlands. Kustoid tree height up to 3 m, in culture below. Saving a reply, branch almost to the very foundation. Leather leather, 7-10 cm long, up to 5 cm wide, all-string, dark green, naked. Flowers with a diameter of up to 6 cm; fragrant, collected in inflorescences. During the flowering color of flowers, the flowers varies from white to purple. Blooms in january-ma. Separate flowers are held only a few days, but all the time new appear. With good care, flowering is so heavy that no leaves can be seen. Fruit of beyond.
Location. Light, but protected from bright sunlight. Prefers eastern orientation windows. Two or three months in winter, the plant should be at 18 ° C.
Landing. Annually in the spring plant should be transplanted into the soil mixture, which consists of a delicate and leaf land (2: 1). A little sand and peat add to the mixture. Before boarding, cutting all the long shoots on 1/3 of their length.
Care. Watered only as well. Summer moisturize the air around the plants, but the flowers do not spray. Water water is limited. From March to September 1 time in 2 weeks make a flower fertilizer.
Pests and diseases. Tli often amazed, rarely – shield. Chlorosis of leaves occurs when irrigated with rigid (lime) water.
Reproduction. Spring spread up the top cuttings. Cuttings are rooted for a long time for several months. Seeds seed in January. After 4-5 weeks, shoots appear. In March they dive them. Seedlings bloom in the first winter.
Note. Brunfercia badly tolerates temperature differences. If the air is dry, it can reset the leaves. Do not forget to trim and pinch shoots, it will make the plant compact and more beautiful.
In Motherland, Brunfelcia is called rainwood, as it blooms in the rain period.
Vallota: location, landing, care, pests, reproduction
Vallota (Vallota) – Amarillix family. Known 1 View. Meets in South Africa (Cape region), where it grows at an altitude of 100 m above sea level on trees or stony soils.
Vallota Speciosa (Vallota Speciosa). This is a bulk perennial plant. Bully egg-shaped with brown, film outer scales. The remove leaves are dark green, at the base are reddish, reach a length of 30 cm, less often 60 cm. Color sector height 30 cm. Flowers are collected in umbrellas. Coloring from Orange to Dark Red. There are valvots with white and salmon-pink flowers. Flowering time – August – September. Fruits – Yagoda.
Location. Good grows on the windows of the North and Western orientation. Transfer light shading. In the summer they carry outdoor air. In winter, contain at a temperature of 16-18 ° C.
Landing. Transplant once every three or four years. When planting bulbs, you need to ensure that their upper part is above the soil surface. Grown in small pots with a diameter of 7-11 cm. The land mixture consists of fern roots and sphagnum (3: 1) or crushed bark, sphagnum, sour peat; Sand or gravel add to the mixture.
Care. In the summer, they watered abundantly, in winter – moderately. Fertilize with floral fertilizers from spring to late autumn every 10 days. Leaves are regularly wiped with a wet sponge. It is useful to spray the plant and constantly ventilated the room, avoiding drafts.
Pests and diseases. Vallota is often damaged to the tool and shield. With incorrect leaving on the leaves appears spot.
Reproduction. Seeds or side shoots when they are formed roots. Old bulbs form a lot of small bulbs. In reproduction, plants bloom in two years. Seeders derived from seeds bloom only for the fifth year.
Note. When feeding the valve with a cowhouse she blooms richly and longer.