Serissa foetida - Plant
Common name: snowrose
Bloom time: April to September
Height: 2.00 to 4.00 feet
Difficulty level: easy to grow
Planting & Care
Repotting: Repot the tree once every two years, the roots (just like the branches) smell when they are being pruned. Use a normal soil mixture. Propagation: Cuttings is the easiest way to propagate Serissa trees.
Sunlight: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil: well-drained soil
Temprature: 50 degrees F.
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer
- Serissa should be repotted during their growing season which is in spring.
- You should do this every 1-2 years when the tree is younger.
- Use a bonsai soil that holds moisture, but drains easily without remaining soggy.
- The leaves and roots tend to smell pretty bad when you prune them.
Compact hedge. Border fronts. Foundations. Path edgings. Containers. Popular bonsai subject (gnarled trunk, evergreen leaves and frequent bloom).
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose.
No serious insect or disease problems.
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