Rules for watering houseplants
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Rules for watering houseplants. Compliance with the rules of irrigation

That plants do not need to be watered withered with some frequency and in sufficient quantity. The soil in the pots should not be dry or too wet, it is important that it be moderately moist. Pay attention to the quality of water, temperature, water the plants if, for example, cold water, the most sensitive of them may die soon. There are clues to determine the frequency and abundance of watering. Larger plants require irrigation: are at the stage of active growth, with a lot of leaves, with large and broad leaves; gaining color and already blooming, and adults with enlarged root system, with good drainage, growing in pots of clay, standing in a room where dry air and in the summer heat. Smaller plants require watering: during dormancy, with a minimum number of leaves, with thick succulent leaves, with a small root system, with poor drainage, are in a cool or humid place, sitting in pots made of plastic. It is better to water more frequently and a small amount of water than the rare and abundant - it can be called the basic rule, it must be observed. Tropical plants with soft leaves, such as heliotrope, begonia, or vice versa, with stiff leaves, like oleander, ficus and lemon need abundant watering. Moderate watering required plants with large leaves and stems, with a thick root system and representatives of the bulb, for example, Columna, peperomii, palm dratsene, asparagus and other rare watering when the plant is without water for several days and sometimes weeks, also finds application such as cacti, gloxinia, Crinum, succulent. The quality of water. The best water for irrigation can be called a river or rain soft water. Many plants do not tolerate very hard water, such as azaleas, ferns, camellias such water is simply disastrous. Tap water should be protected during the day, the chlorine evaporate. With regard to water temperature, it should not be below room temperature. Well for irrigation use a watering can with many holes.

 

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