radermahera / radermachera
Homeland - Taiwan.
General description : Radermahera is an evergreen indoor tree for single occupancy, 70 cm high.
The only indoor-grown species is Radermachera sinica (Radermachera Chinese). Leaves are dvuspiperistye, rounded, pointed at the end, bright, up to 2.5 cm long. Paint - dark green with clearly distinguished streaks. There are variegated forms.
It is useful to periodically pinch to increase bushiness.
Radermahera - quite unpretentious plant.
Recommendations for the care of the plant Radermahera:
Illumination : Light-loving, but does not tolerate direct sunlight.
Irrigation mode : Abundant during growth, moderate in winter. The soil should always be wet. He does not like no overflow, nor drying up of the earth.
Humidity : Periodic spraying is desirable, but the reader is not demanding on atmospheric humidity. Loves the fresh atmosphere, but without drafts.
Temperature condition : Moderate, winter minimum 13 ° C.
Soil : Requires benign drainage. Allowed to add petty gravel or expanded clay.
Recommended soil mash: 2 leaf elements, 1 share of sod land, 1 share of peat land, 1 share of humus and 1 share of sand.
During the period of growth it needs fertilizing once a fortnight with complex fertilizer.
Breeding : Easily rooted stem cuttings in spring.
Transplant : In spring, young plants annually, mature once a couple years.
Pests : Rarely affected.
radermahera - radermachera