Petunia - an incredibly beautiful plant that blooms usually very abundant. However, some gardeners no time faced with such a problem, as the "reluctance" of the representative flora to bloom.
The reasons for the lack of colors in petunias can be few.
Problems with flowering petunia observed inRepresentatives from the main pot, that is, those that are grown at home or on the balcony. If you look at the plants that grow in the open field, almost all of them richly and beautifully in bloom. Flower pots are the same color only in those cases where the container in which they are planted, wide and deep.
It is worth remembering that the petunia feel wellonly a large amount of land, so if you want to see at the balcony-flowering plants, the one Planted cuttings for at least five liters in capacity.
If petunia already planted in small pots, andthe number of buds themselves are very small, and then there is a way out. First wait until the plant blooms. Further, when the number of colors will be more than buds, cut the stems a third, remove the flower from the pot and cut the roots of the half. Take the pot in two times greater than the previous and petunia plant in fresh soil. Put the pot in a shady place for a week, pre-fertilize the plant (can be used for feeding, for example, "monophosphate" or "Akvarin"), and the passage of time to move the sun.
Pretty much in the growth and formation of new buds affect care for Petunia. To plant bloomed long and abundant, you should regularly perform the following hygiene procedures:
- If the flower is drawn and has little side stems, you need to nip off the tip of the longest pobegov-
- Needed daily to remove fading flowers, and together with peduncles (if you do not, then the plant will devote all my strength to tying bolls) -
- Be sure to clean pozhuhshie leaves, especially in the lower particle
- Just watered and fed in a timely manner. Petunia loves much water and not tolerate lack of moisture.
Generally, these flowers are very fond of heat and light,the optimal temperature for their growth - 25 degrees, but 30 degree heat and they carry well. If petunia does not bloom, then revise these conditions, to warm the balcony and install artificial lighting if necessary.