How to grow Myosotis sylvatica

Written by Maggie

Nov 23 2020

How to grow Myosotis sylvatica

In raising Myosotis Sylvatica, we need to provide 20 ~ 25℃ suitable temperature, and it needs to receive more than 6 hours of scattered light. We need to do a good job of water and fertilizer management, less watering to avoid water accumulation, topdressing for 2 ~ 3 months to supplement nutrients, but also for the emergence of different diseases and insect pests to control, make it flourish. Seeds can be sown in the soil, temperature control and curing 10 ~ 15 days can germinate.

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Myosotis Sylvatica

1. Warm environment of Myosotis Sylvatica

The suitable temperature for Myosotis Sylvatica growth is 20 ~ 25℃, in such a warm environment it can grow better, but after just sowing, the growth temperature should be controlled below 15℃, so that Myosotis sylvatica can go through the springtime better, so that it can produce beautiful flowers after healthy growth.

2. Plenty of light on Myosotis Sylvatica

Myosotis Sylvatica should provide more than 6 hours of scattered light. It is a light-loving plant, only after receiving enough light, Myosotis Sylvatica can better carry out photosynthesis, then promote their own healthy growth. We can not let it accept the summer strong light, and sunburn will appear.

3. Myosotis Sylvatica Water and fertilizer curing

Myosotis Sylvatica, which is easy to be affected by waterlogging, should be watered a little. Try to keep the growing soil slightly wet, pay attention to do a good job of drainage when it is rainy in summer, so as not to have its water and rotten roots, and apply basal fertilizer when planting.  After 2 ~ 3 months topdressing,  we should use potash fertilizer in the flowering period  to promote its better flowering.

Myosotis Sylvatica

4. Disease and pest control of Myosotis Sylvatica

For botrytis cinerea, virus disease and other diseases appearing in the growth, it should be sprayed with chlorothalonil or methyl tobuzin for control, and the diseased plants should be removed to avoid infection. In addition, for scale insects and insect pests appearing, it should be cleared with a toothbrush, and then sprayed with dimethoate oxide for control.

5. Sow and reproduce of Myosotis Sylvatica

In the cultivation, Myosotis Sylvatica can be sown and propagated, and its seeds can be spread in the soil, only enough to cover with a thin layer of soil, water and wet the soil, and keep the growth temperature between 15 ~ 20℃, so that the seeds of Myosotis Sylvatica can grow small shoots in about 10 ~ 15 days, and then it can be put in the ventilation place for curing.

Myosotis Sylvatica