Tony Cox (TonyCox52)

Rubber tree introduction and maintenance Rubber tree, also known asIndia Rubber Tree, India rubber, Kela Ding called Moraceae, Latin scientific name is Ficus elastica Roxb. Ex Hornem. Guangzhou flower known as “King Kong”Moraceae Ficus tree is evergreen foliage plants. Leaves a large rubber sheet, thick leathery, shiny, round to oblong; leaves dark green, Dorsal light green, the initial packet in the terminal bud, the new leaf stipules fall off after stretching, and branches left on the stipule scar. The Mosaic Variety in the green leaves with yellow-white plaques, more beautiful and pleasing to the eye, but it leaves toxic.Distribution of origin: Rubber tree originIndiaAndMalaysiaAnd other places, there are many cultivated all over the country. The likes high humidity Run, sunny environment, and ability to overcast but not cold. Growth and reproductionAccording to the urgent essay writing service, commonly used high-pressure rubber tree cuttings and propagation. Propagation is relatively simple, easy to survive and grow fast. Generally in the spring and early summer with pruning. Choose Annual woody branches for cuttings in the middle, three bud cuttings to preserve the subject, following a cut leaf, fold the top two leaves and tied with plastic, or cut the top half of leaves to reduce evaporation ; In order to prevent loss of too much milk notches affect survival, the wound should be coated with ash in time; will be handled well cuttings cuttings in river sand or vermiculite as a substrate slotting; inserted to keep slotting after a higher humidity, and often to the ground sprinkle Water (but not water) to increase air humidity. The temperature at 18-25 ℃, half shade conditions, after about 2-3 weeks to take root. The family is also more convenient to use high-pressure, high success rate. The selection of high-pressure branch biennial Article first girdling branches 1-1.5 cm wide; then damp peat moss or other packet around the wound with plastic film bag tight end and tied the upper and lower ends; 1-2 months, you can be root Cut the branches on the basin. CultivationRubber tree plants when it is appropriate 1 leaf mold, 1 part garden soil and 1 part river sand and add a small amount of basal, dubbed potting. The ring in hot, humid Environment grow very fast, every 5-10 days to give birth to a leaf during this period must ensure adequate fertilizer and water. 1-2 times a month usually liquid fertilizer or fertilizer applied, while maintaining a high soil moisture. Autumn, gradually Fertilization and watering to reduce the number of times, in order to promote substantial plant growth, which will help the winter. Rubber tree like strong sunlight, spring to fall throughout the growing season should be placed under the sun cultivation, should be placed in strong light at the winter; but it is also resistant to negative, in Low-light indoor cultivation, but also better. In addition, in order to make well-proportioned plant growth, to ensure good plant type, seedlings grow to 50-80 cm in height by implementing the topping, in order to promote collateral sprouting; lateral branches grow after the election 3-5 Branches, each year on short lateral branches cut after the first 2-3 years available to complete plant morphology, rounded fullness of the larger plants. Horticultural ApplicationsRubber sheet hypertrophy and beautiful leaves, large leaves and beautiful and shiny, red buds seemed to V cloud, like the HY-Reversed after split stipule, rather phoenix Rhyme. It ornamental value, the famous potted foliage plants. Although rubber trees like sun but shade-tolerant, adaptable to light, it is very suitable for indoor landscaping layout.

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  • Rubber tree

    Rubber tree plants when it is appropriate 1 leaf mold, 1 part garden soil and 1 part river sand and add a small amount of basal, dubbed potting.

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