I believe that the first reaction of the title is the question mark full of brains, and even doubt it. Of course, if you just listen to the one -sided words, it is difficult to believe that the following editor will explain why the Clivia is not orchid.
A Clivia is not \u0026 ldquo; Lan \u0026 rdquo; Is it true?
Clivia is always known for its dignity and elegance, like a gentleman. Although the name of Clivia is \u0026 ldquo; orchid \u0026 rdquo;, it is actually not orchid. Orchids are orchid plants, and Clivia is a stone garlic plant, and the two belong to different plant families. This is a bit of a wife's meaning in the cake ~
Introduction to Clivia
Clivia (scientific name: clivia miniata) Leaf garlic, an ornamental flower of the genus Clivia of the family, is a perennial herb. Native to southern South Africa. The flowering period is up to 30-50 days. It is mainly winter and spring. It also blooms before and after the New Year's Day to the Spring Festival. Avoid strong light. It is a semi-negative plant.
Clivia's leaves are wide, hard and thick in texture, and luster and pulse. If the management is proper, the leaves are arranged neatly with a fan -shaped, which is very beautiful. Flowers are pulled out from leaf axillary, and generally bloom when there are 20-25 leaves. The flowers are arranged in the shape of an umbrella, the small flowers have a handle, a funnel shape, and the colors are orange, pale yellow, orange red, light red, dark red, etc. The berry spherical, green when immature, purple -red after maturity.
The appropriate growth temperature is 15-25 ° C, and the growth is stopped below 5 ° C. Hypertrophic, well -drained soil and moist soil, avoid drying the environment.
Clivia's life is decades or longer. The Clivia, which is commonly cultivated in my country, is the red and orange flowers of Dahua Clivia. With high ornamental value, China often plants in greenhouses for viewing.
Daily Maintenance of Clivia
1. Soil requirements
The choice of soil is the first key factor for Clivia , Clivia likes fertile and loose neutral or weakly acidic soil.
2. Light requirements
Clivia like semi -yin. To grow a Clivia in indoor, we need to adjust the impact of light on it. In the daytime, put the flower plate in the place where the sun is sunny. Such a gentleman is good -looking. Or steal a laziness, and change the direction of the leaves to the sun every week, so that Clivia can grow up.
3. Watering method
Clivia is a fleshy root, and he is afraid of water stains. Watering should not be too much. Usually it is best to combine fertilization and water to keep the pot soil moist. Every time I water it, it must be poured through, and it must bePour more. At about 20 days, the water cake water, light fish fishy water, and horseshoe water can be combined in combination with watering.
In winter, the temperature is low, and the amount of water is low and the amount of evaporation and the amount of evaporation is low. To control watering, prevent the pot soil from being too wet. The soil of the pot soil will cause the plant to die rotten, but it cannot cause the pot soil to be too dry.
4. Fertilization method
Clivia is generally fertilized in winter. Phosphate fertilizer and potassium fertilizer are more conducive to the breeding of Clivia. When topdressing, apply less nitrogen fertilizer. Be sure to control the amount of fertilization, or it is not easy to cause burnt symptoms of the tip of the gentleman. Especially in winter, if the leaves appear on the leaves and the roots are yellow, it is the reason for excessive fertilization. Three months before flowering, the liquid fertilizer dominated by phosphorus and potassium fertilizer was applied to promote the flowering of arrows.
5. Leaf protection
Short, wide, thick, green, bright, and quite the characteristics of healthy gentlemen. In addition to providing reasonable fertilizer water, the leaves must be kept clean to improve photosynthetic efficiency.
(1) Wash the leaves regularly, spray or rinse or wipe off the dust on the leaves with the same water;
(2) spray sterilizers in time to prevent leaf spots, leaf blight, stem rot Ensure that the leaves are green and green.