Tip 1: How to propagate anthurium

Graceful anthurium flowers with heart - is the perfect decoration for your home or office interior.From these plants, you can create a colorful bouquet, good, modern hybrids colors range from white to almost black.If you want to save and propagate this splendor, create a small home garden.Features of different types allow anthurium plant by division, cuttings or by using seeds.
you need
  • - charcoal;
  • - flower pots small and medium size;
  • - glass jars;
  • - potassium permanganate;
  • - Aquarium or polyethylene;
  • - Stand the pots;
  • - sphagnum moss;
  • - sand;
  • - knife;
  • - peat;
  • - pine bark;
  • - brush (puff);
  • - thermometer.
Learn the characteristics of the species Anthurium home to choose an optimum way of its propagation.If the plant has a horizontal rhizome, it can be removed from the ground and split into pieces about 10 cm long.
fresh cut rhizome powder powdered charcoal, can be activated.After that, anthurium need to cut all the sheets.
Place the split of the roo
t (delenki) in small flower pots filled with fresh moist sphagnum moss or sand.Arrange a small greenhouse.To do this, place the pots on trays or other inverted coasters and drop in glass jars with a wide neck and a small empty aquarium.
Pour water on the bottom of containers.Do not let dry up improvised greenhouses until delenki not wake up and begin to blossom new sheets.Since then, the anthurium be transplanted to larger containers with the soil of the same composition, which grew the mother plant.
Anthurium short vertical stem recommended way to propagate propagation.The material used as seed sprouts height of about 10 cm from the base of the mother plant.Cuttings should be cut very sharp knife on the bias, and slices sprinkled with charcoal.
the young shoots can be modeled delenok care, maintaining the room optimum temperature 25 degrees.Moss or sand keep wet and cuttings do not forget to regularly spray.After rooting young anthurium transplant to a permanent place.
Propagated anthurium seeds makes sense when trying to bring new varieties or the desire to get a lot of young flowers.This method of cultivation of a houseplant is much more troublesome, it will require a lot of time Florist.You first need to pollinate the flowers are grown with a brush or puff.
When blindfolded berries ripen (ie start without effort on your part to fall from the cob), gather the harvest.Remove the seeds and rinse to release the mucus.In order to seed, did not appear mold, hold it a couple of hours in a very weak solution of potassium permanganate.
Fill large containers steamed and peat moss (1: 1).Above you can sprinkle chopped trehmillimetrovy layer of pine bark.Another embodiment of the substrate of peat, sand, ground sheet (1: 0.5: 2) and a bit of charcoal.While the seeds are fresh, they should be immediately put on a substrate and a little sprinkle.
Pour land and put in a home greenhouse, for example, in an empty aquarium or under plastic sheeting.After a couple of months, it is recommended to transplant the sprouts appeared on the same substrate, keeping the distance between plants of about 3 cm.
Care for seeded anthurium, or flowers may never climb.Do not forget that they need a lot of reflected light (not direct sun rays!), They are well tolerated temperatures 25 to 28 degrees without sharp fluctuations.The substrate must be kept moist and appeared shoots - sprayed with soft water.If you manage to correctly sow anthurium, then a year later the flowers can be moved to a new location in individual pots.

Tip 2: How to propagate

anthurium anthurium Refined adorn any collection of flowers.And to get the offspring of this whimsical handsome - and at the ultimate dream flower growers.Grow new beautiful flowers, of course, difficult, and it takes a lot of time, but whatever you do to satisfy the natural curiosity and sense of beauty.
How to propagate anthurium
old plant when potted forming a plurality of stems with roots and new shoots, are divided into several bushes.This procedure is best done when transplanting flowers in March or April.
How to reproduce
reproduction also produced vegetatively - cuttings from the stems and leaves.Stem offspring with a good root system separated from the main stem and immediately planted in pots.If the roots are poorly developed or non-existent, pre-processes take root in the sand or perlite.To do this, they need to close the transparent foil or place in teplichku by providing seedlings moisture.Apical cuttings are rooted similarly.
How to reproduce
Seeds anthurium and receive only in the process of artificial pollination.First, a few days with a soft brush carry pollen from one to another inflorescence.Bright fruit appear after 8-12 months.they have from 1 to 4 chaff.Seeds are removed, washed with water and immersed for 2 hours in 0.1% solution of potassium permanganate.Then, immediately germinated and plated in a light soil, covered with a thin layer of sphagnum moss at high humidity and a temperature of 25 degrees.After 2 weeks after emergence dive sprouts, plant a second time diving in 1.5-2 months, dropping to a distance of 2-3 cm from each other.Seedlings dive 2 more times, increasing the distance between them each time by 1-2 cm. When the socket will amount 5-7 cm, they imprison in 0.2 liter pots filled with a soil mixture of the same composition.
How to reproduce
Helpful Hint
Soil composition: a mixture of steamed breathable ground sheet - 2 parts peat - 1 part sand and - with the addition of 0.5 parts of broken bricks and woodcoal.
Helpful Hint
grown plant is transplanted into a large container that he freely develop aerial roots.As a primer for grown-anthurium growers use different mixtures;including popular components - turf, coarse sand, leaf mold, pieces of charcoal, and pumice, pine bark, peat.The main rule - the substrate should provide good aeration (natural ventilation), normally absorb water and retain nutrients.In the soil, you can add even a little bit of expanded clay or broken bricks.
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