Written by Maggie
Feb 13 2021
The fleshy appearance of Vertical Leaf Senecio is very unique, which attracts a lot of flower friends for maintenance. Then how to grow and care for Vertical Leaf Senecio? Let's look down together.
Vertical Leaf Senecio likes the sunny, cool and dry environment. Vertical Leaf Senecio can withstand semi-shade, but it is afraid of waterlogging and avoids hot and humid weather.
The soil of Vertical Leaf Senecio can be mixed with one portion of Leaf rot soil, Garden soil, coarse sand or vermiculite each. When we grow and care for vertical leaf senecio, the soil nutrients can be increased, and a small amount of decaying cake fertilizer or other organic fertilizer can be added as base fertilizer.
The fleshy Vertical Leaf Senecio likes sufficient sunshine, but when we grow and care for vertical leaf senecio in summer, it is necessary to avoid strong light and proper shade.
Vertical Leaf Senecio needs sufficient water in the growing season of spring, summer and autumn, so sufficient water should be given in these three seasons. In addition, when we grow and care for vertical leaf senecio, it must be watered thoroughly every time it is watered. Generally, the soil should be kept slightly wet during the growing season of Vertical Leaf Senecio succulent, but water should not be watered over the door to avoid water accumulation in the basin.
When we grow and care for vertical leaf senecio in the early growth stage, it is generally necessary to supplement nutrition. In general, 5-10 grains of granular fertilizer are given to each pot. In addition, it is applied every 7-10 days.
In summer, when the temperature is high, Vertical Leaf Senecio needs shade to avoid hot sun exposure. In addition, when we grow and care for vertical leaf senecio, environmental ventilation must be strengthened in summer to avoid humidity and stuffiness, so as to prevent Vertical Leaf Senecio from rot.
The water of Vertical Leaf Senecio will be cut off throughout the winter. Generally, the water will start to be cut off when the temperature is below 5 degrees Celsius. When we grow and care for vertical leaf senecio, it is suggested that in winter, Vertical Leaf Senecio should be placed in a sunny place indoors and the soil should be slightly dry.