With the shift in season coming up, there certainly will be a need to upgrade or revamp your garden as well. And with the summer season setting in, the scorching heat of the sun might destroy your plants or hamper their healthy growth easily.
Here are some tips to keep in mind while growing plants in your garden this summer season.
The plants should be watered more than they normally are. The soil should remain moist at all times. Apart from this, the potted plants need special care since they cannot go deep into the soil for water. Therefore, they must be watered accordingly.
Since there is too much heat and water is bound to get evaporated quickly, you can use good potting soil, which is sold with the name of Magic soil . The main advantage of using this soil is that it has the ability to absorb excellent 20 times more water than the normal soil and release it as and when required by the plants. Therefore, the plants will always be well nourished helping them grow healthy and bloom on time.
Here are some other benefits
You Don’t need to water your plant every day even in summers.
You can now shift you pots easily as it weighs 60% less than normal soil.
In the summer season, plants should be watered early in the morning or after sunset to ensure the water is not evaporated easily.
Removal of weeds is also extremely important to make sure that the water and nutrients are utilized by the plants only which help them grow and blossom on time.
Try and keep the plants in shade for the maximum time possible. Direct sunlight should be avoided especially during the peak season. It can get too harsh for the plants too handle eventually leading to their death. Therefore, shady areas must be preferred for them during the summer season.
Your office is a place where you spend almost 70% of your time. As plants are said to be the most effective stress buster, adding these to your workstation can do wonders. Add 5 low maintenance indoor plants to make your office desk look beautiful and give you the touch of “Green therapy”.
Peace lily: Like the name, peace lily has beautiful blend of White and Green petals signifying peace. Peace lilies do not belong to the family of lilies but are known for their easy care. This is a perfect indoor plant and loves shade, and is also good at its air purifying capabilities. Water this indoor plant once a week and you are sorted. The white petals will add the beauty of your office desk.
Syngonium: Commonly used as houseplant, these dwarf and leafy plants look like a fantastic accessory on your office desk. The simple looking Syngonium are easy to take care, needs less watering and pruning to maintain them. The arrow leaf adds to the beauty of this plant. Syngonium do not need direct sunlight but a little light can help them flourish well. Syngoniums are easy to buy online and are also very cheap when it comes to money.
Cactus: Well, one can actually not imagine a Cactus as a beautiful addition to the indoor plants. But the dwarf miniature cactus plants are cute looking. Their different variety of colours and shapes add to the huge range. Cactus though defines dry and heat characteristics but can be easily grown indoors. As these do not have leaves you will find your office desk to be always clutter free, hence no pruning required. Arrange the small cacti in dwarf pots as one family and place it on one side of your workstation to make them look fancier.
Bonsai: If you wish to turn the heads around at your desk, add the luxury of exotic bonsai on your Office desk. This Japanese beauty is now easily available online and can be a little expensive accessory but worth it. You will fall in love with Bonsai even more, when you start taking care of it. Buy some bonsai tools online, and prune the plant every now and then to keep it miniaturized. Needs watering once a day and can be easily grown indoors with little light.
Alocasia Amazonica : Alocasia Amazonica is an unusual Houseplant, and belongs to African species. The dark green precise arrow shaped leaves are beauty to the sight. The soil needs to be humid and warmed throughout the year. The plant needs bright light no direct sunlight and thus is easy to maintain.
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