This room flower is violet, canpleasing to the eye with its enchanting blooming all year round. This is a fairly undemanding plant, because it is not too demanding on the growing conditions.
However, there are times when Violet refuses to bloom.
To understand the true cause of this behavior, you need to pay attention to some points in the care of this flower.
Terms of proper cultivation of violets
First of all, you must choose the right potfor violets. It should be wide, but not too high. In addition, the size of the flower pot must match the volume of the entire root system of the plant.
Drainage layer at the bottom of the pot must be approximately 2 cm.
The soil should be loosened,breathable and slightly acidic. You can buy a special ground for violets in flower shops, or make it your own by combining together the following ingredients:
- A bit of charcoal.
Given the fact that the violets like a lot of light,try to choose a place in the house, where accumulated a huge amount of scattered light, but there would be no direct rays from the sun. In the case of lack of light violet leaves break its usual horizontal position and will grow up. As additional lighting, you can use fluorescent lamps or fitolampy to be included only when daylight is less than 10 hours.
Tips to care for violets
With the right care for violets need to take into account several factors.
Proper watering. It needs to pass through the pallet. Once the entire substrate becomes wet, the water must be drained from the sump. In winter, watering violet much less than in other times of the year. However, this does not affect the abundant watering, clod recommended to wet completely.
Avoid frequent and strong surfacewatering, as this may lead to decay of rhizomes and eventually to death of all the flower. Also, remember that water for irrigation should not be below room temperature.
Annual transplant. Each transplant carefully examine the roots of violets. Rotten and dry removed by cutting. After touring a flower to be planted in fresh soil.
Fertilize. Once every 7-10 days should be fed special nutrient flower fertilizer for violets or flowering plants.
If you keep at room planttemperature 23-25 degrees at night is the flower stand in a cool place (15-16oS - is the average temperature, which has a positive effect on flowering violets).
Removal of the lower leaves. This procedure stimulates flowering, but it should be carried out only one month after the planned transplant.
As a result of all the above recommendations, you can see how in your violets, new delicate petals. You love your plant, and it will give you back your beauty!