Advice 1: How to plant dieffenbachia

Dieffenbachia – evergreen plant of the family Araceae, originating from tropical South and Central America. At room conditions grown mainly for its decorative appearance, although it is believed that dieffenbachia as dracaena and rubber plants, can purify the air of toxins. Like many tropical plants, dieffenbachia sensitive to the consistency and composition of the soil mixture.
How to plant dieffenbachia
You will need
  • - the stalk of the dieffenbachia;
  • - rubber gloves;
  • - drainage;
  • - river sand;
  • humus is the earth.
  • - ground sheet;
  • peat land;
  • - wood charcoal.
Instruction
1
When planting you got apical stem of dieffenbachia, or you want to rejuvenate stretched to the height of the old plant that has lost its decorative look, you can root the cuttings in water. This method is familiar to many flower growers. Place the cutting in a soft water at room temperature and put in a bright location with temperatures of twenty to twenty-four degrees. Ensure that the plant does not fall to direct sunlight. From time to time wipe the leaves with a damp cloth.
2
When the rooted cuttings grow to two to three inches, put the plant in the ground. To do this, select a clay pot of medium size. Of course, you can use the more decorative plastic pots, but clay containers due to its porous structure best adjustable humidity earthen clod.
3
A quarter of the height of the pot make a layer of any drainage that you use for planting flowers. It can be ceramic or ceramic drainage. Some growers use as drainage chips from packing foam in the mixture with the hydrogel. Over the drainage place a small layer of washed river sand.
4
Dieffenbachia grows well in slightly acidic loose soil. To prepare this soil, mix one part river sand, two parts humus earth, the four parts of leaf and the same quantity of peat land. Sometimes it is recommended to add to the soil mix a bit of crushed charcoal.
5
Lightly moisten the soil and vysypite it in the pot over the drainage and sand. Plant rooted cutting and lightly seal the soil mixture around it. Place the plant in a warm place without direct sunlight.
6
Pour dieffenbachia soft water after the soil mix dry out. Every two weeks, wipe the leaves with a damp cloth.
Note
Since the juice of dieffenbachia is poisonous, it is recommended to use this plant in rubber gloves. Also, keep this plant in a place which can't get children and Pets.

Advice 2 : How to water the dieffenbachia

Dieffenbachia (Dieffenbachia) is a houseplant with evergreen leaves, native to wet rainforests of Central and South America. The main decoration dieffenbachia are large, brightly colored leaves. Pattern form different tones of green colors, spots and stripes in ivory, which make every leaf of this plant is a real decoration.
How to water the dieffenbachia
Instruction
1
Since dieffenbachia is a tropical plant, it is used to the high humidity environment. But not for nothing that the phrase "tropical plant" refers to a particular sensitivity and moodiness to the conditions of detention and care. To water the dieffenbachia should be very moderate. Before watering, you must make sure that the soil is already dry after the previous watering. Take a long, thin sliver and stick it in a pot with soil if it stays dry, without adhering to the land, pour the flower water pooled at room temperature.
2
After watering, wait 15-20 minutes and drain without a trace all the water that builds up in the pan. To leave her not so that the plant roots do not rot. In the spring and summer irrigation should be done quite often, in winter less frequently. Constantly ensure that the drain hole of the pot is not clogged and if necessary clean it.
3
Spray the plant every day on both sides of a sheet of spray. The leaves also need to be wiped with a damp soft cloth and a mixture of non-alcoholic beer with water to form a grey haze and smudges from dried water drops.
Note
The colour change of the leaf tips is the best indicator of incorrect watering. If they become yellow and dry – a plant lacking water. If it is first wet, and then become brown and dry – you pour too much water.
Useful advice
In spring and summer, every 10 days watering it is necessary to combine with the feed of the weak solution of fertilizer. In autumn and winter and such feeding can be done 1 time per month.

In that case, if there is a constant wetting, the base of the stem can rot, turn pale and soften. In this case, you can try to save the plant, will plant the tip in the new soil. From the waterlogged plant leaves may turn yellow and curl up as the root system is rotten.

Advice 3 : How to transplant dyfenbahiyi

Dieffenbachia is a popular houseplant that is grown in offices and homes. This decorative evergreen plant has large leaves with variegated color and with proper care, reaches a height of two meters. Sooner or later, dieffenbachia, as well as any other plant, require a transplant. How correctly to repot, so as not to damage the roots?
How to transplant dyfenbahiyi
You will need
  • - pot;
  • - humus;
  • - sand;
  • loam;
  • - peat;
  • - awl;
  • - expanded clay.
Instruction
1
Dieffenbachia grows very quickly at a young age, so she needs a transplant every year in early spring. First, set up soil substrate in two parts sod land, one part peat land, one part humus, and half of the river coarse sand. If the soil was hard, it is recommended to increase the amount of sand. The entire substrate mix thoroughly.
2
Prepare the new pot, which should be more than the previous a couple of inches. Do not use for transplant too large capacity since excess soil, undeveloped roots dieffenbachia, lead to acidification of the earth, and it is fraught with the death of the flower. At the bottom if no drainage holes, do them with Sheila (namelennogo over the fire).
3
On the bottom of the prepared pot place a layer of drainage in the form of small pebbles, expanded clay or broken shards. Then add a little soil substrate and gently, without destroying the integrity of earthen clod, cross a plant from a small pot into the new one. Dieffenbachia pour warm water supernatant.
4
In the spring and winter period provide an indoor plant in good light. To do this, place the pot on a window sill located on the South side. You can use artificial lighting in the form of fluorescent lighting. In the summer it is recommended to remove the dieffenbachia in the shadows so as not to burn the leaves to direct sunlight.
5
This plant needs certain temperatures. In the spring and summer season dieffenbachia feels comfortable at a temperature of 20-22 degrees. At a higher temperature, ensure high humidity by sprinkling the plant with a spray bottle is soft and separated by water. Once a week wash the flower under the shower, cleaning it the dust.
6
Remember that dieffenbachia is a poisonous plant (if you are getting juice on the skin can begin as an inflammation or swelling), because when working with this flower use gloves. Keep small children and Pets.
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