A variety of flowering plants provides the ability to choose a bright and attractive flower that will decorate any part of the house. Large demand enjoyed indoor violets with lush flowers and large leaves. Violet Ek Sea Wolf can decorate any interior.
Description of varieties
Strictly speaking, the flower of the ek-sea wolf is not considered a violet. This Flora Representative refers to the genus of grassy plants of SENPOLIA, which, in turn, is part of the Geesnery family. Despite this, the name “violet” is actively used and is considered to be generally accepted. Violet Ek-Sea Wolf is considered one of the most attractive and popular varieties related to this class of plants. This variety appeared in 2006 and almost immediately became the favorites of many flowerflower. The plant was derived by the efforts of the breeder of Elena Vasilyevna Korshunova. The flower entered her personal collection of the first plants.
Due to high aesthetic qualities, the variety can often be found at thematic exhibitions.
The first than the plant attracts attention – large lush flowers of tender color. Terry lilac petals with blue pulling reaches 9 cm in diameter. Large flowers – the characteristic feature of this variety. Even with first bloom, you can observe large sizes that range from 7 to 9 cm. When the plant begins to be covered by buds a second time, a texture expressive terrain appears.
During one flowering, both terry and semi-grade buds are found. Due to large sizes, the flowers do not cope with the severity: when first flowering, flowers fall on the leaves. In the future, the legs of the color seal are compacted and seemed. Size of the socket reach up to 40 cm.
To the socket be symmetrical from all sides, it is necessary to periodically turn the violet periodically: in the process of growth, the leaves and flowers are pulled down towards the Sun.
The violet sea wolf has large leaves of a saturated dark green color that frame the plant. For the representatives of this family, the presence of small porcers, thick covering the surface of the leaves, and this variety did not exceed. Form of leaves Standard: rounded, resembling a heart. As they grow and developed, they begin to gradually bent into the inside, but young leaflets are smooth.
How to grow?
Specialists recommend choosing a pot of small sizes. Too much capacity will negatively affect the development of the plant, and all his forces will go to the growth of the root system. In addition, the violet will not take a lot of space. For young flowers, pots are remarkably suitable, the diameter of which does not exceed 5-6 cm. Older plants choose more roomy tanks: from 7 to 9 cm. For large violets, pots acquire up to 13 cm.
Alone to choose a pot of suitable size is not difficult, adhering to the following rule: the size of the capacity should be three times less than the rosette diameter. Given the large range of containers in gardery stores, it is not difficult to choose the appropriate option.
The best soil for domestic violets is a finished balanced excavation mixture that is sold in almost any specialized store. The composition is saturated with all useful trace elements necessary for the full development and lush blossom of violet. In the quality product there are no parasites and pests, so the soil does not need to additionally process before use.
If desired, you can prepare a suitable mixture at home. To do this, mix the turf and leaf soil with humus and sand in the proportion of 0.5x2x1x1. The composition is added half a cup of bone flour and a spoonful of superphosphate. All components should be thoroughly mixed to distribute them evenly. Properly selected soil for the plant abolishes moisture, loose and remarkably passes air.
Ideal temperature indicators for sea wolf range from +20 to + 24 ° C. Young plants feel wonderful to themselves in and more hot conditions, unlike adults, for whom the temperature is perfect, 20 °. With the onset of winter cold plants, the plant will be enough 16 ° heat. At any time of the year you need to avoid drafts.
It is worth noting that they negatively affect the state of all plants. If during the cold season, the windowsill will greatly frown, protect the roots of the plants with plywood or wooden stand under the pot.
Flowering Plant Loves Natural Lighting. The best place to accommodate it is a windowsill on the eastern or northwestern side. On the south side you can also put a pot with a flower, but at the same time closely follow the straight rays of the sun on the violet. In the period of short light days, do not do without sources of artificial light. The violet needs 13-14 hours of lighting.
Modify the plant in several ways:
- seeds (the most difficult option, therefore used very rarely);
- leaf cuttings;
- Vegetative methods.
The second way of reproduction is used when the plant becomes closely due to the formation of a large number of children. In this case, the flower should be carefully removed from the container so as not to damage the root system, separate the roots of the sockets from the parent plant and sear them in the pots. The violet transplantation process is transferred without problems even in the period of active flowering.
How to care?
Flower needs periodic watering. The soil must be properly moistened so that the water does not fall on the leaves and flowers of the plant. To do this, the pot is placed in clean outstanding water (you need to uphold at least 2 days) for 10-15 minutes. And you can also use a watering can with a sharp spout to direct the water immediately to the ground, bypassing the leaves. With the arrival of winter, the procedure is recommended during the day, and in the spring and summer the best is the morning time. Moisturize the soil as the upper layer dry.
For comfort and good health, violet should be replaced by the substrate once a year, the container is changed. The new pot is acquired only when the flower dimensions increase, and it becomes closely. When changing the tank, choose a pot, the dimensions of which are increased by 2 cm. Ideal time for transplantation – the first month of spring. When transferring a flower, do not destroy the earthen com, otherwise damage the root system.
Each plant needs additional nutrients. Violet gives a lot of strength to bookmark buds and blossom. In the process of vegetation, feeding is made once in 7-10 days. It is best to use liquid complex compounds designed specifically for indoor violets. They are added to water for watering, given the instructions for use.
Diseases and pests
The reason for the appearance of diseases is the following factors:
- non-compliance with temperature standards;
- excessive or insufficient watering;
- little lighting;
- diseases of plants in the neighborhood;
- Too large container dimensions: it can trigger the rotting of the plant socket;
- damage in the process of transplant or reproduction;
- disadvantage or oversaturation by fertilizers, as well as incorrectly selected composition.
There are a number of typical diseases for violets, which are caused by these factors or insect attacks.
- Cherweets. They live in folds between the leaves, as well as on young blooms. In places of lesion on the plant, red and brown traces appear. Certify the problem will help the drugs “ATELLIC” or “FITITERMA”.
- Mokritsa. These small parasites appear with excessive moisture. Their maximum size – 1.5 cm. In this case, the land and flower are treated with acaricides.
- Fusariosis. Another alaugh that develops because of the strong convergence of the Earth. Leaves and flowers are gradually starting to wither. The best method Return the flower Beauty and Health – Spray the Fundazole plant.
- Rust. Brown spots appear on the leaves. Save violet with a solution of 1% borodic acid.
- Gray Gnil. If you have noticed the presence of a small gun that resembles ashes, it means that the plant is sick of gray rot. Will help watering cold water and the use of special preparations.
Review of violet grade sea wolf See in the video below.