Plant care best practices
Wishbone flower plant is a native of Asia. They grow a maximum of 1 feet in height and have the same spread. They need partial shade to grow and spread. They are perennials in nature. They can be a part of the garden for the full year. Only extreme heat and extreme cold affects this plant. Rest of the time it is fine by itself. The plant needs very less care once established and keeps on giving bright color flowers. The plants can survive in warm weather. Planting it in loamy soil or loamy soil mix is the best. The soil needs to be kept moist by not overwatered. They are also disease resistant in most cases.
|Pot size||5 inches|
|Plant height||0.5 feet|
|Plant spread||0.5 feet|
Once received, please unpack and water the plant. Keep it in a place with mild sunlight and open air. Keep on watering the plant before transferring it to some other location.
Planting medium needs
A soil mix which will allow excess water to drain off. The soil should hold some water. Too much water should not be allowed to be held. When it has to be planted in the garden, dig a pit and mix well with organic nutrients. Plant it with the soil mould.
Once every week.
Once every month with organic fertilizers. Once can dig the soil and then apply fertilisers by mixing in water.
Pests : Use neem oil when seen.
Wilted leaves : Irrigation frequency can be a problem. Give proper amounts of water to the plant.
Root rot : Too much water stagnation. Keep the soil well drained.