Morpankhi, Thuja Compacta - Plant
Description for Morpankhi, Thuja Compacta
The tubular flowers are violetish white in the throat with streaks of violet. The flower throat is also hairy.
Thuja are evergreen trees growing from 10 to 200 feet (3.0 to 61.0 metres) tall, with stringy-textured reddish-brown bark. The shoots are flat, with side shoots only in a single plane. The leaves are scale-like 1 to 10 mm long
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Hemigraphis latebrosa||violetish white||November-December.||8 ft||easy to grow|
Planting and care
An accurate soil test will tell you where your pH currently stands. Acidic (sour) soil is counteracted by applying finely ground limestone, and alkaline (sweet) soil is treated with ground sulfur.If you order roses from a mail-order company, order early, in January or February (March at the latest). They are usually shipped in the spring as bare roots when plants are fully dormant, well before they have leafed out
|Full Sun to Partial Shade||well-drained soil||Medium||70 and 75F||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Morpankhi
- Start with pruning shears for smaller growth. Use loppers, which look like giant, long-handle shears, for growth that is more than half an inch thick. A small pruning saw is handy, as it cuts on both the push and the pull.
Typical uses of Morpankhi
Special features: The main difference is that Morphankhi has all leaves and branchlets in one plane, which makes it easy to put them in books, a habit common in school kids all over India. The leaves and branchlets of Italian Cypress are not in one plane
Culinary use: na
Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose
Medicinal use: na
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i was satisfied .good packing ,but the leaf was damaged.so i gived 4 stars
This plant is one of the easiest to grow and requires no extra attention.
Received in good condition. Liked them very much!