Written by Maggie
Jan 12 2021
Bird of Paradise's shape like wings to fly bird general, very endearing. It is not difficult to grow. Today, we’ll briefly talk about care for Bird of Paradise when leaves blackening, yellowing or leaf tips scorched.
Bird of Paradise leaves blackening is due to improper watering water, resulting in root rot. When fertilizing the Bird of paradise, avoid root burning caused by too high a concentration. When the leaves turn black, the plant needs to be dug up and the damaged roots properly pruned. The Bird of Paradise is replanted in loose and fertile soil to provide sufficient sunlight. Then let's see Bird of Paradise care for leaves blackening.
When caring for Bird of paradise, improper watering appears waterlogging, will cause root rot, leaves blackening phenomenon. Every time when we water the Bird of paradise, water thoroughly to ensure that the soil dry and wet alternately, which can promote the continuous growth of Bird of paradise. In summer temperatures rise, you can water 1 time a day. In the rainy season, do a good job of soil drainage.
In the process of fertilizing Bird of Paradise, the fertilizer needs to be diluted and used after the concentration is too high. Root burning will occur. In the growing period of Bird of Paradise, organic fertilizer liquid can be applied once every half a month to make sufficient nutrient supplement. When the temperature drops in winter, it is necessary to reduce the application of water and fertilizer to ensure the smooth winter of Bird of Paradise.
When the Bird of Paradise leaves become black, we need to dig out the plan. The damaged root is properly pruned, with carbendazim solution immersion, sterilization and disinfection treatment, the Bird of Paradise is planted in loose and fertile soil. To ensure the air permeability of the soil, we can add to the sand, placed in a ventilated and cool place for conservation.
Bird of Paradise likes sufficient light, so in the later caring for Bird of Paradise, it is necessary to ensure the sunlight, so that the leaves continue to carry out photosynthesis. Frequent turn-over treatment for Bird of Paradise can effectively promote the absorption of roots. Due to the strong summer light, it is necessary to provide appropriate shade protection for Bird of Paradise to avoid sunburn of leaves.
There are many reasons for yellow and scorched tips of Bird of paradise leaves, which are related to pests, moisture, fertilizer and sunlight. If it is caused by diseases and insect pests, it is necessary to cut off the diseased branches and insect leaves of Bird of Paradise, and then spray them. If the light is too strong to be caused by, we need to give its shade, do a good job basking in the work .If it is caused by insufficient water or fertilizer, it needs to be supplemented with water and fertilizer. Then, let's see the Bird of Paradise care for leaves yellowing and leaf tips scorched.
If the Bird of paradise is not properly maintained during its growth period, it will be invaded by diseases and insects. Common diseases are anthrax, insect pests for cotton red spider, will make the Bird of Paradise leaves yellow, brown or dry. If the Bird of paradise is affected by diseases and insect pests, the diseased branches and insect leaves need to be cut off and burned, and then the related chemical agents should be sprayed on it for control.
Bird of Paradise likes moisture and is suitable for growing in a humid climate environment. During the growth period, there needs to be sufficient moisture. When caring for Bird of Paradise, if the water is insufficient, the Bird of paradise is short of water, and the leaves will appear yellow, scorched edge and dry. If it is caused by insufficient water, it is necessary to water the Bird of paradise to replenish water and make it grow normally.
During the growth period of Bird of Paradise, there also needs to be sufficient fertilizer. When we care for Bird of paradise, if the nutrients are insufficient, the growth of Bird of Paradise will lack nutrients, resulting in poor growth, resulting in yellow, charred edges or dry leaves. If the nutrients are insufficient, it is necessary to apply a proper amount of compound fertilizer to Bird of Paradise to supplement nutrients, which is conducive to the growth of flowers and leaves.
Bird of Paradise likes light and is suitable for growing in a full light environment, but can not tolerate strong light. During the growth period, if it is moved to a strong light for maintenance, the Bird of paradise will be sunburned and its leaves will become yellow, scorched or dry after being irradiated by strong light. If it is caused by strong light, we can cut its yellow leaf and coke leaf, put it again in cool and ventilated place maintenance.