Written by Maggie
Nov 23 2020
Gypsophila Paniculata needs to strictly control the temperature in winter, and try to grow it under an environment of 26℃ every day. Make sure you get six hours of light a day to help the plants bloom later. Water every half a month in winter. In heavy snow, continuous rainy days, we can stop watering. Gypsophila Paniculata does not need fertilisation in the winter.
Gypsophila Paniculata's optimum temperature for growth is 26 °C.Gypsophila Paniculata blossoms in autumn and winter. On the other hand, indoor temperature at night in winter is dry and cold. Therefore, in order to produce more star-filled flowers by Gypsophila Paniculata, indoor temperature at night should be adjusted to between 10 ° C and 22 ° C. When the temperature of the growing environment is lower than 10 degrees, Gypsophila Paniculata will suffer frostbite, thus entering the dormant period and causing the flowering delay.
Gypsophila Paniculata is widely used as a flowering plant. how to grow gypsophila Paniculata in winter? In addition to ensuring a reasonable temperature, the lighting time of Gypsophila Paniculata in winter should also be guaranteed. The sun is not very strong in winter, so no shade tools are needed. Gypsophila Paniculata is more conducive to bud differentiation and flowering after 6 hours of light per day.
Gypsophila Paniculata grows slowly in winter, so the watering time and frequency are different from those in summer. Water every half a month in winter. If the weather is dry, the soil moisture can be observed as appropriate watering. But in heavy snow, continuous rain weather, immediately stop watering, to avoid root rot.
Gypsophila Paniculata generally does not need fertilization in winter. Because the root system of the plant is in the semi-closed stage. If applied too much fertilizer, it will cause fertilizer damage and affect the healthy growth of the plant. So we need to look at the color of the leaves. If the leaves turn yellow, there is a lack of potassium, and a diluted potassium fertilizer is needed to ensure its beauty.