Black Grab: Features and Growing

Beautiful Eastern Plant called Black Grab attracts absolutely all. It seems that it is impossible to grow such a miracle, but it is not. How to plant this tree and care for him? Everything is described below.


Black Grab – Eastern Decorative Tree Right from Japan, China. In height can reach 9 meters, a tree trunk can be a width of up to 20 centimeters, has a curved shape, as well as the ribbed texture. Rubber leaves have an oval form of up to 5 cm long. During the flowering period, they acquire a dark green shade, and by autumn they can clearly see the manifestations of characteristic yellowness. On each leaflet you can trace multiple depressed accomplishments. Crown from such foliage is obtained lush and rounded.

During flowering (the period of which falls at the end of April and the beginning of May), light green pestile earrings appear on the branches, reaching 8 centimeters. When blossoming, the foliage of the rabberry acquires the healing properties that are valued in traditional medicine.

The fruit period lasts the first half of the summer. During it, fruits are formed on the tree, which resemble the oval haze with a ribbed surface.

Black Grab Wood Properties differ density and hardness. The wood itself resembles a black tree and is distinguished by aesthetic and good mechanical properties, as well as resistant to bending. The bark of rabinnik has a silver tint.

Grab forests, called robnyaks, are phytocenosis, where robust wood prevails over other wood plants. The greatest volume they exist in North America, the lands of Europe, Southeast Asia. However, such forests can be found in the Crimea. Their appearance, as a rule, occurs on the site of other plantations, which were subjected to solid cutting.

It is a wind-sour breed. During the flowering period, the reproduction occurs due to even a weak airflow, reaching at least 3 meters per second.

This tree is undemandingly to the properties of the soil, however, needs abundant daylight for stable growth. It is characterized by a soil-free property, which allows them to successfully strengthen the slopes of the mountains. Black Grab is a long-limit tree and can live from 100 to 120 years. In total, there are about 50 types of black rake, which differ in the necessary climate, soil and morphology.

Growing and care

If a person acquired a seedling of a rainfront, then he must pick up a decent place promoting its growth. Grab, being a fairly hardy and unpretentious plant, is still growing in suitable for this conditions.

Black Grab is a heat-loving and shadowed rock. He is able to maintain vital activity under the crowns of high trees or in the shade of landscape deepends. However, sufficient lighting is necessary, so that at a young age this tree could grow normally.

Black Ruber – Mesophit. He does not like excess moisture around him. It can not be caught, and you need to observe a certain watering mode. Because of these features, he is often found in the forests and on the mountain slopes, however, in river floats and swampy terrain. Humidity indicator, which is the optimal and accompanying all the arral of its habitat, is 60-70%.

Grab is unpretentious to the soil and its level of fertility. It can safely live in dry or stony lands on the slopes of the mountains. However, in this case, it is not necessary to expect stable high growth.

For the strong growth of this tree, it is necessary to leave a seedling in the soils rich in mineral substances, but you can clay and sandy-clay.

Seeds should be evinted in late autumn or early spring period when the temperature is at least above zero. In order to plant a black grab, it is necessary.

  1. Dig pit. It should be such sizes so that the roots can fit calmly in it.
  2. Remove weeds, sucking the necessary sprout substances from the soil.
  3. Moisten the landing site with five liters of water. To saturate the soil moisture and its sediment you need to leave it in this state for a day.
  4. Then, on the bottom of the pits are laid out dry leaves for insulation, tear off in the ground and mixed with it.
  5. After that, the seedling is placed in a pit, the earth falls asleep and watering.
  6. To preserve moisture, resort to the mulching of the soil.

If all your actions are correct, then you can observe the growth of black rainfront, after a few weeks after falling down the village. He does not need special care, he is unpretentious to the soil, if he has already done.

The most important thing that needs to be done is to regularly water in the summer, if this time of year was very dry and hot. Also black grab tolerate molding normally, it is not afraid of trimming. On the contrary, the sanitary trimming in the spring period is desirable. Cutting broken branches allows young shoots to grow freely and develop. For the formation of beautiful living hedges spend a regular crown cutter.

Despite the high level of resistance to diseases, the leaves of a black grab can be infected with the microsferhella, forming black spots on sheets. Salvation from such a disease, as well as the effects of other mushroom pathogens, will be the use of provers and fungicides.


Despite the fact that the rabiter is a winding tree, its reproduction is also possible and a vegetative way. Reproduction with the help of melts does not apply because it is not stable. For these purposes, cuttings and seeds are most often used.

Due to the frequent and abundant fruitiness of the count, its reproduction seeds is the most efficient, although requiring a long time. One hectare of grab plantings can give up to 50 million. Oreshkov. At the same time, the fructing fruits do not lose their germination, even a few years climbing on a sheet underwood under forest crowns. However, before landing, you need to remember the need for their stratification.

Sometimes, to save time, seeds replace immediately with whole cuttings. They are produced by cutting from parts from 10 to 15 centimeters long. However, experts recommend to conduct a whole list of actions in order to protect the future of the village from diseases. First, it is necessary to leave the cut off the escape on the day in the solution of manganese, then soak the piece of the cutting in clean water. However, even after these actions, it is impossible to plant sprouts immediately in open ground. First, he must develop in the container.

Application in landscape design

Most often, decorative shapes of the grab are used, but the Grab ordinary is not ignored. There are several ways to use a ram.

  • Soliters. Grab Soliter looks great near the dwelling either on the open area with a lawn. For single disembodied area, it uses its usual shape, or a decorative appearance in the form of pyramidal, purple or crumbs.

  • Hedge. Black rake perfectly tolerates haircut. That is why it can always be given the necessary form, due to which he will create a stylish and modern live elevation. Such a green fence burns down the household territory from the flutter dust, random garbage, annoying noise and wind. This solution will bring a pleasant atmosphere of unity with nature to the site, and also enrich it with oxygen, resin, which gives the effect of essential oil, other microelements. The most successful solutions for the living hedges of the Black Rubber will be its caring or column-shaped.

  • Alley. Another popular and successful solution used in gardening and parking for refining the territory is the plantation of living alleys. The basis of such decorative plaspers is Black Grab. His crowns, with due process, can be connected to each other and create an arcuate roof. Such an alley is called “Berers” and looks like a green tunnel, which is formed due to the closure of leaves and branches.

  • Topiary. The use of Eastern Ruber is also welcomed in Topiary Art. It is very convenient to create geometric shapes of a wide variety of forms and sizes, including animal figures of various animals and birds. Grab, or rather its crowns, are excellent material for this kind of living sculptures. Their final species will depend entirely on the skill of the gardener.

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