How to grow Chlorophytum comosum(Thunb.)Baker

Written by Maggie

Nov 18 2020

How to grow Chlorophytum comosum(Thunb.)Baker

Many flower lovers want to grow Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker in pots. How do you raise Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker? You need to give it plenty of light at ordinary times. Do sunscreen work in summer, and water in time to maintain the soil. Humidity, master the method of applying thin fertilizers frequently, keep the temperature above 5℃ in winter, and spray chemicals regularly to prevent pests and diseases.

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Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker

1. Full sun for Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker

Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker is a plant that likes sunlight. You need to give it enough light when you grow it, especially in winter, it needs to be fully exposed to the sun to promote its growth and help it to survive the winter safely, but it should not be strong. It is exposed to the sun, so it is best to breed indoors in summer.

2. Water in time for Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker

Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker usually likes to grow in a humid environment. It needs to be watered in time to ensure the moisture of the soil. It can be watered every 2 to 4 days in spring and autumn. In summer, if the temperature is too high, morning and evening Water once, and control the amount of water in winter to avoid standing water and rotten roots.

3. Diligent application of thin fertilizer for Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker

In addition to watering Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker in time, it is also necessary to apply thin fertilizer frequently to give it sufficient nutrients. Nitrogen fertilizer can be applied every 10-15 days in spring and autumn, and every other month in summer. Apply organic fertilizer once, stop fertilizing when the temperature is too high, and do not need to fertilize in winter.

4. Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker keeps warm in winter

Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker likes to grow in a warm and humid environment. It is not cold-tolerant and generally suitable for growth at about 20-25°C. When the ambient temperature is lower than 5°C, the plant will be frostbitten, so in winter, it needs plenty of sunlight. , And control the temperature above 5℃.

Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker

5. Proper pruning for Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker

Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker grows very fast. It needs to be pruned every year in spring and autumn. All the densely growing, long, withered branches and leaves of Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker can be cut off, which can reduce the soil. Nutrient consumption allows the nutrients in the soil to concentrate, which promotes the growth of the hanging blue flowers.

6. Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker pest control

In the process of breeding Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker, it is easy to suffer from scale insects, red spiders, and diseases such as white sclerosis and stem rot. It is necessary to maintain air circulation and give it adequate sunlight, reduce the amount of watering, increase the amount of fertilizer, spray lime powder, carbendazim, pesticides and other chemical control.

7. Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker breeding method

(1) Sowing and breeding

Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker can be sown and propagated in March in spring. The seeds of chrysanthemum are relatively small. First, spread the seeds on the soil and cover with a thin layer of soil. Keep it in a cool place and the ambient temperature is controlled. At about 15°C, wait for the seeds to take root and germinate.

(2) Ramming propagation

Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker

In the spring of each year, the ramets of Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker can be separated from the stems of Chlorophytum comosum (Thunb.) Baker . After the wounds are healed during separation, they can be planted separately in new soil, sprayed with appropriate amounts of water, and placed in a cool place. After waiting for a week, move to a sunny place for normal breeding.

(3) Cutting propagation

Cutting propagation can be carried out in spring and autumn, and the survival rate is very high. We can pick healthy branches from a well-growing blue flower and wait for the wound to heal naturally. Then, 3 to 4 branches can be cut in a container. Increase the survival rate of cuttings.