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  • Medinilla magnifica with 5 buds in basket
  • Medinilla magnifica with 5 buds in basket
  • Medinilla magnifica with 5 buds in basket
  • Medinilla magnifica with 5 buds in basket

Medinilla magnifica with 5 buds in basket

The very exclusive Medinilla is an asset for every living room. With the right care you can enjoy up to 3 months of this beautiful plant.
Type:
Medinilla
Article number:
FP012-17386
EAN:
8719322604927
Availability:
Available
Reviews:
Height (incl. pot):
± 65 cm
Pot ⌀:
19 cm

Medinilla Magnifica

maintenance Medinilla

To water

The Medinilla needs little water, it is early enough to give the plant a glass of water when the leaves hang slightly loose.  

Spraying

The Medinilla finds a spraying experience pretty good at the time, the Medinilla is originally from the tropics. Spray spraying is not necessarily necessary but it does increase the humidity which in the end will benefit the plant.

location

In winter a lot of light, preferably direct sunlight but in summer no full sun . This is to prevent the burning of the leaves.

Temperature

Between 17 and 25 °

food

Do not give food during flowering, the plant is provided with sufficient food on delivery. Give food once every two weeks after the flowering period. Use flowering plant food from Pokon

Re-flowering

After flowering, it is advisable to take out the old flowers to speed up the growth. The plant will then, where first the flowers have been, make new leaves. Once these have grown, it is important to set the plant a little cooler (16 to 17 ° C) to start budding in the young leaves. Mind you, the plant will still need light. If the buds are clearly visible, the plant can return to the normal temperature so that the buds can develop further into a new floral splendor.

Repotting

In principle, potting can be done all year round, only during flowering it is not advisable because of the fragility of the flowers.

Prune

If the Medinilla grows too large and you do not want to pot it, you can also choose to remove the last grown shoots. Then cut the stalk at the bottom with a pruning shears or a sharp knife.

Increase

You can try to increase a Medinilla yourself. You can do this by cutting off a young stem at the base. Cut the leaf to about 5 cm from the stem. By placing this stem in cutting soil and then allowing it to stand at a temperature of 20 to 25 ° 6 to 8 weeks, the plant will be rooted and can be placed in a pot.

Flowers

The Medinilla is known for its beautiful and large flower clusters. The Medinilla's are now available almost all year round. With good care, these can bloom for 2 to 4 months.

Diseases

Growth sugars are created during the flowering period. This is expressed by a white rash on the blade. These growth sugars are not harmful to the plant.

The mealy bug sometimes occurs and can be combated by spraying the mealy bug with a fairly strong jet of water. Scale can best be treated with a pesticide. This also applies to mealybugs if the water jet has no effect. Multiple treatments are then required.

Toxic

The Medinilla is non-toxic.

With a medinilla magnifica in your home you have a special plant.

Zeer goed en heel goed verpakt voor de verzending

Ik heb deze plant gekocht en op laten sturen naar mijn moeder. Ze was er ontzettend blij mee. Mooi ingepakt en op haar verjaardag ontvangen. Top. Een tevreden klant.

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