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|1||Alternanthera species green - Plant|
|2||6 inch (15 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
About Alternanthera species green
Are easy plants to grow. They like full sunlight and lots of water. Plants grow and spread quickly. Soils should be well prepared if the plants are to last for many years. Cutting can be done once in a while to keep plants in shape. Plants flower in winter.
Flowers are unattractive and spoil the show. Plants should be cut back and fertilized just after winter to get back original form and color.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Alternanthera Green Long Leaf, Long Leaf Green Reep |
|Maximum Reachable Height ||Prune to maintain small size. In the greenhouse, grow in full light.|
|Flower Colour ||green|
|Bloom Time ||Plants should be cut back and fertilized just after winter to get back original form and color. |
Alternanthera species green care
Plants should be cut back and fertilized just after winter to get back original form and color.
|Sunlight || full sunlight |
|Watering ||lots of water|
|Soil ||Soils should be well prepared if the plants are to last for many years. |
|Temperature ||at 55° to 64°F.|
|Harvest Season ||Plants should be cut back and fertilized just after winter to get back original form and color. |
Alternanthera species green special feature
Colorful foliage. Good for bedding, groundcover, hanging baskets, edging, or formal knot gardens. If grown from seed, foliage color will vary.
Alternanthera species green uses
Frequently Asked Questions
Where to plant Alternanthera?
You can plant Alternanthera indoor or outdoor where indirect or direct bright light is available.
Is Alternanthera an indoor plant?
You can plant Alternanthera indoor or outdoor
What is Alternanthera plant?
Alternanthera is a genus of flowering plants in the family Amaranthaceae.
How to care for Alternanthera plant?
Make sure your plant is getting enough amount of bright direct or indirect sunlight, No need to water it daily, water it when the upper layer of the soil feels dry to touch. avoid overwatering. so drainage is important to prevent rot. Check the drainage hole to allow excess water to escape. Protect your plant from a cold climate by keeping it in a mildly warm and dry location. Feed it with any organic nitrogen-rich fertilizer once a month.
How to plant Alternanthera?
The plant thrives best under full sun but also grows well when placed in partial shade.
Make sure to water the plant enough to avoid letting the soil dry out completely. The new plants need daily watering for the initial weeks. Watering must be adjusted as per the soil type and weather. Water lightly for clay soil as they sustain more moisture, but water more in sandy soils as they need increased humidity. This plant doesn’t require extra fertilizer, as a high amount of feed damages the plant. The Alternanthera Ficoidea plant is used in most soil types as long as it’s well-draining. During the winter season, place this plant in a spot with good ventilation and water sparingly.
Wednesday, 09 October 2019
Can this grown in hot places.
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