The breeding methods and precautions of Valeriana officinalis

Written by Maggie

Nov 21 2020

The breeding methods and precautions of Valeriana officinalis

In the maintenance of the growth stage of Valeriana officinalis, choose breathable and drainage good silty loam soil deep. Add in manure and during growing plants should be placed in the greenhouse of astigmatism, controlling temperature at 20 ℃ ~ 24 ℃ or so. When Valeriana officinalis grows well, we should often keep the soil moist. During the dry climate, we can cover a layer of wet grass.

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Valeriana Officinalis

Valeriana Officinalis farming methods

1. Reasonable soil

Valeriana Officinalis has strict requirements on soil. It is more suitable to grow in sandy loam with relatively breathable and deep soil layers and well drained. It is best for plants to be treated with base manure before being put into the pot, which is mainly composed of withered manure solution.

2. Suitable environment

Appropriate environment is an important condition for Valeriana Officinalis cultivation method and precautions. During the growth period, plants should be placed in the astigmatism place in the greenhouse, and the appropriate temperature for its growth is about 20℃ ~ 24℃. When the weather is relatively cold, plants should be exposed to more light, and they should not be exposed to the sun in summer, but should be partially covered by light.

3. Water and moisturize

During the growth period, Valeriana Officinalis should be provided with sufficient water. In humid or rainy weather, the number of water sprayings around the basin can be reduced. In dry and dry climates, a layer of wet grass can be covered in the basin soil. To reduce the loss of water in the basin, the soil should be kept moist frequently in good growth conditions to avoid the phenomenon of dry branches and leaves.

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4. Apply fertilizer rationally

During the growth process, Valeriana Officinalis generally needs topdressing twice a year. The first time is to apply a thin urea solution when the seedlings are 5-10cm long, and the second time is at the end of June in summer. Compound fertilizers are mainly used.

Notes for farming Valeriana Officinalis


Valeriana Officinalis is best to carry out reasonable wedding and loosening treatment during the growth period. At this time, weeds covering the basin soil should be removed in time to promote the growth of the root system. When the seedling height is 5-7cm, the soil should be loosened and combined with weeding.

Valeriana Officinalis