If the pot is provided (or provided for by this itself) of a substrate and a water meter, the water is easy to add! Upon arrival, little water is in, fill the pot with water slowly (sometimes wait) and you will see that the meter automatically comes up. All you have to do is keep this meter eye. If you go on vacation you can fill nearly half full pot (which you see on the meter which then comes out well above average), and you can easily take three weeks. In addition, it does not get much and too fast water does not mind if the plants. The substrate absorbs water, so when the water meter at the bottom is the substrate is still damp, but there is no water at the bottom of the pot. The plant is still roomy enough for four summer days.
The Beaucarnea feels at home in dry air. Occasionally spraying serves to remove dust from the leaves and is therefore recommended occasionally.
The Beaucarnea is like a light spot and needs at least 3-4 hours of sunlight per day. With a south-facing window, the Beaucarnea can take two to three meters from the window be put off. The plant right next to the window on the East and West. Rather than on the north side, where the Beaucarnea dark state new sheet will be difficult to grow.
During the day, 18 ° C
Night 10 ° C
The Beaucarnea does not need much power. After purchasing the Beaucarnea can even months without food. Nutrition give only in spring or summer. Never give out too much it can cause burning of the roots.
A Beaucarnea not need to be often transplanted into a larger container. If you still want to repot the houseplant do it in the spring. A larger pot'll stimulate some growth but the advantage is a bigger buffer floor so the water spreads longer and there is less risk of root rot.
The Beaucarnea will not get prone to discolouring leaves. What happens is that the lower leaves will die, they simply remove by pulling them off. From above will be created again a new leaf.
If houseplant gets too dark state or too much water will it create a fresh leaf. Note here so well!
As Elephant Leg is too big, you can choose to cut off again at the desired height trunk. After pruning the remaining trunk consumes very little water or put it close to the window (as light as possible). It is best to seal the sawed-off stump of wax, because of the risk of bacterial infections.
Cats may like to chew on the blades of Beaucarnea. The plant is not poisonous, but the sheet will not restore such a snack attack.
Beaucarnea, a characteristic room tree with curly leaves
Ik heb voor bij ons op kantoor 3 van deze mooie Beaucarnea besteld. Prachtige planten en makkelijk in onderhoud. Verpakking en verzending was dik in orde.