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It belongs to the family of nettle. Homeland - Sardinia and Corsica.

General Description : Named after the captain who opened it Soleyrol. Gender appearance is like a nerteru, but does not form berries. The only indoor cultivated species is Soleirolia soleirolii (Soleyrolia Soleyrolya). It is a trailing groundcover. Seleurolia hastily expands. Its leaves are tiny 0.5 cm round. Flowers small, solitary.

Soleololium is often planted to larger plants to create a flower arrangement, it is proud to see that the plants are similar in terms of content.

Recommendations for the care of the plant Solerolia:

Illumination : Needs bright but diffused light.

Irrigation mode : Abundant during growth, moderate in winter. Water with warm soft water.

Humidity : Adores high humidity, spray with warm soft water.

Temperature conditions : In the summer, optimally no higher than 20 ° C, in the winter 15 ° C, minimum 10 ° C.

Soil : Drainage is required. Allowed to add charcoal and brick chips.

Recommended soil mash: 1 share of clayey earth, 1 share of leaf and 1 share of sand.

In the period of growth needs fertilizing 1 time in 2 weeks with complex fertilizers for decorative leafy plants.

Breeding : Crushing during transplantation. Sapling 2 days to keep cool and not water.

Transplant : In the spring, every year. The root system is superficial, so the pot is forced to be wide, but not deep. When transplanting the soil does not ram, leave loose.

Pests : Rarely affected.

Soleiroliya - Soleirolia

soleirolia - soleirolia