azalea

Azalea allows you to see their ideas implemented

For creative professionals

Azalea unpredictable as the creative process - for a long time, the buds on the plant may remain tightly closed, and suddenly bloom all at once - the flowers so closely behind them even leavescan not see.

plant stimulates in others the desire to create something beautiful.It helps in new ways, to impartially assess their own work, liberates, gives strength to overcome uncertainty.If you want to be original, crank this plant.His owners azalea allows without unnecessary doubt go from dream to action.Anyone who keeps her in the house, often see their ideas embodied.

If you are creating a long time "in the table" urgently buy several azaleas - white, pink and bright red.Give the plants a few days "to work" and feel free to call the chain of command: solo exhibition, a prestigious concert or a recital you provided.

Features care

Azaleas do not like to be disturbed.It is not necessary to loosen the ground often.Instead of tran

splanting is best to do in handling a larger pot.Forming a substrate for azaleas, add to it a little pine litter - plants prefer acidic soil.In addition, the needles will improve soil structure, making it more loose, breathable.Watering preferred plentiful.Azaleas respond well to frequent spraying.But at the time of flowering is important to use a small spray bottle to drop did not spoil the flowers - water stains on them are formed.If your apartment is very dry, you can put a pot of azaleas in pots, and the space between the pot and the pots moist filler coconut fiber, peat or expanded clay.Keep azaleas under the scorching rays of the impossible, but in the shade it will be bad.Lighting should be uniform and sufficient.

family of heather.The genus Rhododendron.Natural climatic conditions - humid subtropics of Southeast Asia, but some species are from Europe, North America or Australia.

evergreen shrub with large bright flowers of various colors, in some species, collected in a corymbose inflorescence.

most often grown Indian azaleas and azalea Japanese.

Azalea Indian Poligibridny form (about 1000 varieties!) With flowers of a wide range of color as a monochromatic (from white to dark purple, the color), and mottled-bryzgoobraznoy further motley;flowers may be different and the degree of terry.Grades: early-flowering (RC) - October-November, srednepozdnie (SP) - November-January, late R) - February-March, April rarer:

with white flowers: "Weisse Shem" (semi-double flowers Average height, diameter 8 cm, RC);"Verveniana adba" (tall, double flowers with a greenish tinge, the diameter of up to 8.5 :, eat JV);"Marseille yes Dad" (eredneroely ;, doubled flowers, diameter 9 to eat, RC);"Mud.Petrik alba "(a short, double flowers with a diameter of 7 cm, RC);"Niobe" (tall, double flowers ,null, diameter of 8 - 9 cm, RC);"Shakuntala" (tall, double flowers with a diameter of 10 cm, P);"Sniegbaltite" (a short, flowers nemahrovye, crimped petals, diameter 8 cm ;, SP);"Sniegparela" (srednerosloe, nemahrovye flowers, rounded petals, diameter up to 7.5: see, the joint venture);"Tucuma pearl" (eredneroely, double flowers, crimped petals, yes diameter 8 cm, P);"Schnee" (tall, double flowers with a diameter up to 9 cm, P).

with pink flower "Avenir" (tall, salmon-carmine bright color, flowers Iola terry, a diameter of 8 - 11 cm, the joint venture);"Adolf Grille" (tall, lososinovy ​​color, double flowers, petals oblong, wavy at the edges, the diameter of up to 9 cm, RC);"Aldis Ieva" (srednerosloe, pink color with white speckles, double flowers with a diameter of 8 cm, P);"Albert Elisabeth" (tall, pale pink color with lososinovoy border around the edges of the petals, double flowers with a diameter of 8-11 cm, the joint venture);"Verveniana mitterfuh" (tall, eosin pink color with stripes or specks in the throat, semi-double or double flowers in diameter to 8 cm, the joint venture);"Verveniana pink" (a short, pale pink, double flowers with a diameter up to 7.5 cm, the joint venture);"Gynt" (a short, purple-pink color with red-purple specks, nemahrovye flowers, diameter 9 cm, the joint venture);"John Herens" (srednerosloe, bright pink, double flowers, petals with wavy edge, diameter 9 cm, the joint venture);"Ilva" (srednerosloe, salmon-pink flowers with double corolla with a diameter up to 7.5 cm, the joint venture);"Caprice" (Average height, pale pink color with dark speckles, semi-double flowers with a diameter of 8 cm, the RC);"Madame van der Cruijsen" (tall, bright pink color with a faint tinge of raspberry, nemahrovye flowers, diameter 9.5 cm, P);"Madame Petrik" (a short, pale pink, double flowers, wavy at the edges, the diameter of up to 9 cm, RC);"Mud.Petrik Superba "(a short, beetroot pink, semi-double flowers with a diameter up to 7.5 cm, the RC);"Max Shem" (srednerosloe, synovitis Lozoya-color, semi-double flowers, very wavy at the edges, the diameter of 9-9.5 cm, RC);"Professor Walter" (tall, bright pink color with a white border on the edges of the petals, crimson spot in the throat and crimson dots, flowers nemahrovye, diameter 10 cm, P);"Sartays Dzintars" (srednerosloe, salmon-red, double flowers, petals crimped at the edges, a diameter of 8 cm, the joint venture);"Sarthe Niobё" (tall, salmon-pink, double flowers with a diameter up to 8.5 cm, P);"Saulrients" (a short, salmon-pink, double flowers, shirokootkrytye, slightly crimped petals, diameter 8 cm, P);"Erie" (tall, pale-eosin color on the edges of the petals white border, semi-double flowers with a diameter of 8 cm, the RC);"Eric Sander" (tall, pink, double flowers with a diameter of 8 cm, the joint venture);"Esmeral da" (srednerosloe, pink flowers nemahrovye diameter of 5 cm, P).

with a red flower "Adventsgloken" (tall, full of bright pink color with a hint of raspberry, nemahrovye flowers, bell-shaped with a diameter of 6.5 - 7 cm, RC);"The Scarlet Flower" (Average height, a bright red color, nemahrovye flowers shirokootkrytye, petals, wavy on the edge, the diameter of 11.5 cm, a joint venture);"Ambrosiana" (tall, dark-red, double flowers with a diameter up to 8.5 cm, the RC);"Apollo" (Average height, brick-red, semi-double flowers with petals, wavy on the edge, a diameter of 8 cm, the joint venture);"Sander Memoria" (a short, bright raspberry pink, double flowers with a diameter of 7 cm, RC);"Reinhold Ambrosius" (tall, red, double flowers with a diameter up to 9 cm, P);"Ritenitis" (tall, purple-red flowers with double corolla with a diameter up to 8 cm, the joint venture);"Rubis de Mayrelbek" (tall, bright-crimson, flowers nemahrovye, shirokootkrytye, diameter 9.5 cm, P);"Sarkangalvite" (a short, brick-red, double flowers, shirokovoronkovidnye, crimped at the edges of the petals with a diameter of 7 cm, a joint venture);"Celestine" (Average height, a bright crimson color, nemahrovye flowers, petals pointed, diameter 6.5 cm, P);"Eggebrehti" (a short, bright color rozovogkrasny, nemahrovye flowers in diameter to 8 cm, P);"Eldze" (tall, crimson-red double flowers with a diameter of 6 cm, a joint venture);"Elsa Kerger" (Average height, dark-red, double flowers with a diameter of 8 cm, the joint venture).

with lilac or purple flowers "Violyatsea multi-flora" (a short, dark-purple, double flowers with a diameter up to 7.5 cm, the joint venture);"Heroes of War" (srednerosloe, pink-lilac color flowers nemahrovye, shirokootkrytye, diameter 10.5 cm, the joint venture);"Kyiv Waltz" (Average height, pale lilac, flowers nemahrovye, shirokootkrytye, diameter 10.5 cm 10, SP);"Kon-Zinn" (tall, lilac, flowers nemahrovye, shirokootkrytye diameter of 7 cm, a joint venture);"Suzirya" (tall, wine and purple-red, semi-double flowers, funnel-shaped with a diameter of 7 cm, a joint venture).

Japanese azalea flowers smaller *, pastel and more.Azaleas can bloom in winter.

requirement to moisture: very hygrophilous need heavy watering and spraying, atmospheric humidity for azaleas desirable to artificially raise or maintain them for that purpose in florariyah: Natural room conditions are too dry.

Temperature: needs medium-high temperatures in summer, in winter it is desirable not above 13 ° C.Japanese azalea more cold-resistant.

Light regime: a plant light-requiring, but direct sunlight does not suffer.

requirement to soil: prefer acidic soil (pH 4-4.5), peat and heather or containing needles zemlesmesi.Responsive to fertilizers.Very often it suffers from a lack of iron.

Reproduction: bad breeds.For breeding purposes is used the multiplication by seed, cuttings and propagate azaleas, but it is - slowly taking roots form (often requires the use of IAA rooting).The process of rooting is better if you make the lower section of a crowded sitting leaves.Stalks can transship in pots only in 4 - 5 months and always with a clod of earth.As soon as they started to grow from cuttings should be removed harboring banks or other materials or objects, and previously aired every day.A couple of weeks after the beginning of the growth of the cuttings to be cut off, leaving a 5 - 6 leaves.To plant has become more powerful, trimming is carried out three times (after the first time - at the end of summer and in March-April next year).

Features: slow-growing species.In the spring and is necessary to form the crown topping.After flowering, it is desirable to migrate to colder places.You can keep the summer on the balcony or in the garden, prikopat ground (or damp sawdust in a box), together with a pot in place of shading.