Cloves - Plant
Description for Cloves
It is an evergreen tree and on favorable climates, it grows up to more than 8 meters high, while the cultivated varieties are of a smaller height of around 5 meters
Clove tree trunk has smooth bark with grayish yellow aromatic foliage. It is a slow growing but a long-lived tree and can exceed 100 years of age easily.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Ribes odoratum||Yellow||September-October||1.5 to 6 feet||Moderately easy|
Planting and care
|Full sun,Partial sun||well-drained soil||Keep soil moist throughout the growing season,||10 to 30 degrees C||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Cloves
- Northern gardeners should mulch heavily with straw for overwintering.
- Mulch should be removed in the spring after the threat of frost has passed. (Young shoots canâ€™t survive in temps below 20Â°F on their own. Keep them under cover.
- Cut off any flower shoots that emerge in spring. These may decrease bulb size .
Typical uses of Cloves
Culinary use: NA
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What garden lovers say ... ?
I like the plant, this is the only plant survive 7 days in traffic and after 2 days it becomes healthier again.
Very happy with product. All the leaves were green and fresh. A very nice product in such a affordable price
Not worth, plants ok ?soil was dry..