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Nylandtia spinosa

Nylandtia spinosa


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Tortoise Berry
Synonyme: Mundia spinosa
(10 Korn)

laubabwerfender, dichtverzweigter, kleiner Strauch bis zu 1 m mit dornigen Zweigspitzen und kleinen, schmalen tiefgrünen Blättern. Die weißen, pink- oder auch purpurfarbenen Blüten erscheinen in Rispen. Aus den Blüten entwickeln sich eßbare, kleine, bei Reife rote Früchte

Family:  Polygalaceae Kreuzblümchengewächse Evergreen:  no
Origin:  Africa Fragrance: 
Group:  Shrub Flower:  dark pink, pale pink, dusky pink, mauve
Zone:  10 Flowering:  Sommer
Hibernate:  mind. 5°C Fruits:  Beeren
To use as:  Topfgarten, Wintergarten Locations:  semi-shade to sun
Toxic:  Rare: 

Sowing Instruction
Propagation: Seeds/Cuttings
Pre-Treatment: 0
Sowing Time: all year round
Sowing Deep: ca. 1 cm
Sowing Mix: Coir or sowing mix + sand or perlite
Germination Temperature: ca. 25°C
Location: bright + keep constantly moist, not wet
Germination Time: until germination takes place
Irrigation: in the growing season regularly water
Fertilization: biweekly 0,2%ig or long-term fertilizer
Pests: Spider mites > especially under glass
Substrate: potting soil + 2/3 sand or perlite
Culture: hell bei ca. 10-15ºC + konstant leicht feucht halten
Overwintering: Older specimens bright at approx. 15-20°C, and according to ambient temperature keep slightly moist always. Temperatures around freezing point will briefly tolerated.
Friday 23 March, 2012
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