How to grow Cyperus alternifolius L

Written by Maggie

Nov 25 2020

How to grow Cyperus alternifolius L

In the process of cultivation Cyperus Alternifolius L, the decayed organic fertilizer solution and the mixed soil of pastoral soil and leaf rot soil can be used as cultivation soil for pot cultivation. Put the plants in a sunny, ventilated place, and cover 70% of the sunlight with direct strong light. When the temperature is below 5℃,  apply heating measures. Water should often keep the air humidity at 75 ~ 85%.

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Cyperus Alternifolius L

1. Matrix requirements for Cyperus Alternifolius L

To plant Cyperus Alternifolius L, first select a deep pot with a diameter of about 30 centimeters. Place a 2-centimeter thick grain or ceramic grain in the bottom of the pot as a water filter. Put some fully decomposed organic fertilizer on it, choose the mixed soil of pastoral soil and leaf rot soil into it, and pour water into it and then mix and stir.

2. Lighting treatment for Cyperus Alternifolius L

Cyperus Alternifolius L likes to grow in a warm, airy and cool environment. It has a strong shade resistance. It is mainly put in a ventilated and sunny place to give priority to. The suitable temperature for its growth is 18℃ ~ 30 °C.It’s cold resistance is poor, and in winter it should be placed in a warm sunny place. Room temperature should not be less than 5℃, below 4℃ will enter a dormant state.

Cyperus Alternifolius L

3. Humidity management for Cyperus Alternifolius L

Humidity management is an important factor in the cultivation of cyperus alternifolius l and is the key to its survival. When grown in a moist substrate, the plant grows faster. The air humidity of the growth environment is required to be kept at 75 ~ 85%, and it is better to pour into it with rain water or river water. In cold weather in autumn and winter, we can gradually reduce the amount of watering.

4. Nutrient management for Cyperus Alternifolius L

Cyperus Alternifolius L is a fattening plant, and fertilization is mainly conducted on the principle of frequent application of thin fertilizer. Ensure nutrition is comprehensively even. During fertilizing in spring and summer, basically use special flower fertilizer to give priority to. Interval cycle is in half a month or so. After fertilization, it should be poured into water. In the dormant period in winter, reduce the number of fertilization.

Cyperus Alternifolius L