Bell ravnolistny ( bride and groom )

family Campanulaceae.Rhode kampanula (Campanula).

natural climatic conditions: Mediterranean, subtropical Asia, acclimatized in the temperate zones.

ampelnye herb up to 30 cm;Leaves alternate, round-cordate or nearly rounded, jagged, sometimes slightly pubescent, on long petioles, olive or light green in color;inflorescence - panicle or corymbose panicle;flowers are bell-shaped, up to 4 cm in diameter, are numerous.It has two basic varieties, different colors and number of flowers: white ( "groom") and blue ( "groom").Less common third, has not received a single "nicknames" - with purple flowers.

Dweller cool rooms, they behaves like a bell undemanding plant with respect to all other factors.

requirement to moisture: fairly abundant watering during the active growing season, reduced - in the rest period (December - mid-January).The warmer the room, the more should be watering.You can water the "hard" water.

Temperature: optimum temperature - 16 to 20 ° C, so the living quarters for the bell ravnolis

tnogo often too warm.It tolerates lowering the temperature (at a moderate watering) to 8 ° C.Winter optimum - around 12 - 13 ° C.

Light mode: photophilous plant, but growing up in southern exposure is undesirable because of the heat.

requirement to soil: optimum slightly alkaline, or at least neutral, acidic soil with lime needs.Zemlesmesi different in composition with a high content of humus can be used.In summer, during the flowering period (June-August) - fertilizing solutions of organic fertilizers.

Reproduction: cuttings in February and March.Cuttings root in the sand or zemlesmesi with its increased content.Less - seeds.

Features: better often develops in ventilated areas.In late winter or spring shoots desirable crop, leaving intervals with 2-3 dormant buds.We can not allow them odrevesnevaniya: a plant quickly loses its ability to bloom.Particular abundance of flowers can be achieved, if time plucking flowers are withering.In the summer it can grow outside.