MAINTAINING YOUR PLANTS
Growing caudiciforms can cause problems, and you might loos a plant from time to time. It is not just water and sun that does it. There are so many different factors that have to be taken into consideration.
I have grown plants for many year, taken a four year gardener education in South Africa and at Copenhagen University and worked in tissue-culture-labs - and given it a
lot of thoughts. That have given me an insight, I would like to share in some
superficial and short articles.
I will not try to give the full answer, merely get you to pay attention
to some of the more vital factures that have an impact on our success.
As caudiciforms origin from so different
environments, this is a set of general factors, which have to be adjusted to the individual species and growing place.
This is just the "basic rules". The factors are more or less connected, and a holistic approach is needed.
Never the less, I will go through them individual. The main parameters are:
The Rest, like pests, fungi, age, gravity, and love!