corynocarpus / corynocarpus
Motherland - New Zealand.
General description : Corinocarpus is an evergreen shrub 1,5-2 m high. Leaves are leathery, on long cuttings, elongated-oval. Flowers are snow-white, low-key.
Corinocarpus rather unpretentious plant.
Recommendations for caring for the plant Korinokarpus:
Illumination : Photovoltaic, in the warm season, scattered light is preferred, in the winter, direct sunlight is useful, it is better to keep closer to the southern windows.
Irrigation regime : Abundant during growth, moderate in winter.
Humidity : Adores high humidity, frequent spraying is needed.
Air humidity is similarly supported by placing pots on a pallet with pebbles or claydite, which is continuously moistened.
Loves a fresh atmosphere, but without drafts.
Temperature regime : Moderate, in the winter cool at a temperature of 8-10 ° C.
Soil : Proper benign drainage is required. You can add small gravel or expanded clay.
Recommended soil mix: 3 elements of a turf ground, 2 elements of peat land and 1 share of sand.
During the growth period, it needs regular top dressings once every 2 weeks with liquid complex mineral fertilizers
Breeding : In spring and summer, root shoots root.
Transplantation : In the spring, young plants annually, mature once a couple of years.
Pests : Most often affects the scutes (leaves and stems appear brown plaques, leaving sticky discharge), a spider mite (in a dry atmosphere, leaves and stems are braided with cobwebs).
The plant is allowed to help finish with a soap solution, warm rinsing and spraying with an actellite (1-2 ml per liter of water).
Corinocarpus - Corynocarpus