Written by Maggie
Jan 06 2021
Propagation methods of Red Hot poker include sowing and division. Propagation time is appropriate in spring, autumn, with the best early spring effect. Next, let's take a look at details of propagation methods of Red hot poker.
1. The suitable temperature for sowing propagation of Red hot pokerand germination is 18~24℃, and seedlings can emerge after 3-4 weeks. Sowing propagation can be carried out in all three seasons except winter, usually sowing in the spring of March-April and autumn of September-October, and can also be picked and sown at will. In January of the following year, the greenhouse seedlings can be planted in April, autumn flowering.
2. In spring and autumn, the buds with roots can be cut and planted independently. Proper amounts of organic fertilizer should be applied in cultivation. Sowing at natural temperature will lead to flowering the following year. Before sowing, turn the whole basin deep, flatten the soil in the basin, and then drill the soil, and pour enough water, cover it with plastic film and move it to the balcony, keep the humidity in the basin, sprout can come out in about 2 weeks.
3. Sowing propagation can also be seeded with vermiculite, and then use plastic film to put the watered matrix in the leeward to the sun. The first year seedlings are still small, so the second year flowers will increase, and produce stems, flowering 3-5 or more.
After the flowering of Red Hot poker, remove the plants from the pot and divide Red Hot Poker to make sure each plant has two or three buds. Trim the excess leaves appropriately to reduce the consumption of excess nutrients. Put the plant in a cool, ventilated place and wait for the wound to dry.
Red Hot Poker is planted in loose and fertile soil, adding sand and stone to enhance the permeability of the soil. Pour through water to keep the soil moist. Keep in a cool, ventilated place away from strong sunlight. Control the temperature at about 25℃, to ensure the circulation of the air, generally 2 to 3 weeks of new branches and leaves will grow.