For hospitable hosts
kordilina - homemaker
known that in every family, in every home formed a special microclimate.Kordilina helps keep the warm atmosphere, tiny patches quickly damage in the energy space.The plant is recommended to keep in the house, where they often are strangers, because even the most pleasant guest inadvertently alter the established parameters of the fields.
Owner kordiliny never feel tired and devastation after the departure of the guests, because the plant quickly restores the aura of the house and returns the feeling of "pristine nest."
kordilina light-requiring.They tend to keep the window, shielding from direct sunlight light curtain.
plants need high humidity: the young specimens, along with a tray placed in a container with a wet expanded clay, adults often sprayed.Kordilina loves a warm shower.In the winter contain at room temperature away from drafts.
Propagated apical cuttings or fragments of the barrel length of 10 cm. Transplanted every two years
Plants not only purify the air, they contribute to the removal of nervous tension, helps to concentrate.Scientific studies have shown that in the classroom, where plants pay enough heed, performance exceeds the norm by 30%.
Chto6y kordilina "worked" as efficiently as possible, set it to where most of the guests going - in the dining room, living room, on kyxnyu.The plant is correct accents in the relationship owners and guests, will help to keep the house in the right atmosphere.
lily family.Rhode kordilina.Natural climatic conditions: the tropics.Typically, shrub or tree with perennials
woody stem, tuber rhizomes.
kordilina Banks ♦ Stem forked branching;vaginal leaves (at the base tapering chereshkoobrazno), linear-lanceolate with unbent tips, brightly colored veins (bright green, yellow, red) on top of the leaves green, bottom - grayish;inflorescence - a complex brush, small flowers, white.
kordilina Bauer ♦ Leaves sword-shaped, tapering to the base;inflorescence - brush, flowers are white, fragrant.
kordilina apical ♦ Stem woody, unbranched or malovetvyaschiysya;petiole grooved, large leaves (up to 80 cm in length) are arranged spirally on the shoot apex, lanceolate or broadly pointed, green variegated with pink or red spots;inflorescence axillary, paniculate, the flowers are white or pink.♦ Tree Cordyline australis plant with strongly thickened at the base of the stem, the beam leaves collected on the shoot apex, up to 1 m in length and 5 cm in width, sessile, narrow, hard, plain.
requirement to moisture: moderate watering, tolerate over-drying, but do not over-wetting the soil;desirable high atmospheric humidity and regular spraying in the hot season;Cordyline australis carries a dry climate.
Temperature: variegated forms for optimal year-round temperature of 18-22 ° C, for species with green leaves - cooler temperatures (12-16 ° C).Light regime: undemanding, but in bright light variegated forms may lose their color;optimal exposure east and west, south - only with shading.
requirement to soil: substrates with pH 5,5-6,8;optimal ground from the turf and humus soil and sand in equal parts;Summer need regular fertilizing solutions of mineral and organic fertilizers.
Propagation: Cutting the tops (conventional cuttings are used only as queen cells), the longitudinal division of the stem, the offspring (unlike Dracaena!).
Features: old plants are transplanted every two years.