Written by Maggie
Jan 14 2021
Lily of the Valley is a kind of flower popular with the public, because Lily of the Valley flowers fly in the wind like snow, so the grassland of Lily of the Valley is also called "Silver Heaven" by people. How to grow these beautiful flowers? The following we will share with you the growing methods and Lily of the Valley care.
The soil can be prepared before planting. Choose loose sandy loam and sterilize the soil before use.You can directly go to the seed store to buy seeds. If you have Lily of the valley at home, you can get seeds from the fruits after they are ripe. Soak the seeds in warm water, bury them in wet sand, and put them in a warm place to sprout. After the seeds will be evenly spread, covered with a thin layer of fine soil, good maintenance management. The following are steps of growing Lily of the Valley.
It is more suitable for Lily of the Valley to sow seeds in autumn, when the climate is suitable for seed germination.
Prepare the soil for Lily of the Valley before growing, provide suitable soil, can promote germination, and we can choose to use loose sandy loam. This soil has good permeability, and can promote seed germination, to soil disinfection sterilization. Before use, remove the germs inside.
If you want to make it easy, you can go directly to the seed store to buy seeds. If you have Lily of the Valley flowers at home, you can get seeds from them. Generally, the Fruit will be ripe in autumn. At this time, you can pick the fruit and peel the seeds from it.
In order to improve the survival rate of seeds, it is necessary to soak the seeds in warm water, then dig out the seeds and bury them in the wet sand and put them in a warm place to accelerate germination.
Ready to prepare the soil packed into the appropriate pot, and then evenly spread the seeds, seeds covered with a layer of thin soil, and to water moisture, maintain a good growth environment, will soon be able to germinate.
Lily of the Valley needs loose, fertile and well-drained soil.
Water 1 ~ 2 times a day, during the growth of the weather conditions and soil as appropriate to add water.
Every 10 ~ 15 days apply a thin cake fertilizer water or compound liquid fertilizer, every time after watering and fertilization to a timely plowing weeding.
Put the pot in the lee, water it appropriately and place it in the dark place, and gradually move to the light place after 10 ~ 15 days.
Keep the temperature at 12 ~ 14℃, after 10 ~ 15 days move it to the sun curing, and room temperature increases to 20 ~ 22℃.
Lily of the valley should be cut off as soon as possible after flowering, so as to concentrate the nutrient supply to the roots and stems.
Lily of the Valley will spread the mulch after the new bud germination in early spring, loosen the soil and change the pot once a year.
Native wild species are often growing in groups, there are few pests and diseases.
Greenhouse planting is easy to breed diseases and insects, often seen as stem rot, anthrax, leaf spot and other fungal diseases. At ordinary times, we should regularly use copper fungicide to prevent and control, and strictly prohibit seed reproduction from the infected plant. Once the infected plant is found, it should be destroyed immediately to prevent the spread of the disease.
If there is brown spot, spray with 75% chlorothalonil wettable powder 700 times liquid.