How to Grow and Care for Telosma cordata (Burm. f.) Merr.

Written by Maggie

Sep 26 2021

How to Grow and Care for Telosma cordata (Burm. f.) Merr.

Telosma cordata (Burm. f.) Merr. should maintain a suitable temperature of 12~33℃, the temperature in winter should not be lower than 5℃, providing more than 5 hours of light, water once every 2~3 days, and apply thin liquid fertilizer every 10~15 days , Prune branches and leaves regularly, and spray pesticides to prevent insects. It should be noted that Telosma cordata (Burm. f.) Merr. should be repotted once a year, and its strong floral fragrance should be kept outdoors.

Telosma cordata (Burm. f.) Merr. picture

Telosma cordata (Burm. f.) Merr.

How to Grow Telosma cordata (Burm. f.) Merr. 

1. Suitable light temperature

When we care forTelosma cordata (Burm. f.) Merr., it does not require high temperature. Generally, it can grow normally in a temperature environment within the range of 12~33℃. It is enough to keep the temperature above 5℃ in winter. When breeding, pay attention to nocturnal fragrance and happy sun, and provide it with more than 5 hours of light for growth, and avoid strong light in summer.

2. Water and fertilizer management

Telosma cordata (Burm. f.) Merr. should be watered once every 2 to 3 days to make it grow in a humid enough environment. When we care forTelosma cordata in summer, if the temperature is high, water should be watered twice a day, and the leaves should be sprayed from time to time. wet. Usually, it is necessary to apply a thin liquid fertilizer once for 10-15 days to promote sufficient nutrients to grow and bloom.

3. Pruning and pest control

Telosma cordata (Burm. f.) Merr., should also be paid to timely pruning of branches and leaves, topping and topping and pruning of residual flowers, so that the plant type can be controlled and the night can grow better, and it is necessary to spray Uranus and other liquid medicine in time to prevent and control scale insects.

Telosma cordata (Burm. f.) Merr.

Telosma cordata Plant Care

1. Change the pot every year

Generally, after one year of caring for Telosma cordata (Burm. f.) Merr., a pot change should be carried out in the spring when it leaves the house. Replace the potting soil of Tuberose with a new one, and then trim its root system. Note that the old soil should be kept about 1/3 so that the pot can be taken quickly after the potting of Tuberose, and there should be no accumulation of water while keeping the pot soil moist. .

2. Outdoor maintenance

It should be noted that Telosma cordata (Burm. f.) Merr. bloom with a strong fragrance, which will attract some flying insects, so it needs to be kept outdoors. This can prevent people suffering from high blood pressure or heart disease from breathing poorly and chest tightness due to the fragrance of the flower, and can prevent flying insects from gathering indoors.

Telosma cordata (Burm. f.) Merr.