Iscariot , palm wine

August 12, 2017 17:52 | Palm Trees And Plants Palmopodobnye


shares leaf (leaves) have an irregular diamond shape with a torn edge to resemble fish fins, hence another name for these trees - "fishtail".In a culture introduced 3 kinds:

Iscariot burning S. urens

Motherland - East India, Sri Lanka.

slow growing species.Leaves dvuperistye a length of 5.3 m (under natural conditions).Shares of the sheet up to 20 cm. The fruit pulp burning, due to the presence of calcium oxalate crystals.The bark of the trunks being wet to the touch causing irritation to the skin (hence the Latin name urens - burning).

Iscariot otpryskonosnaya S. mitis

Motherland - the Philippines, Malaysia, on.Kalimantan.

leaves up to 2.7 m long (in nature).Shares of the sheet reaches 17.5 cm. A distinctive feature is the development of numerous offspring at the main base of the trunk.

Iscariot Rumphi District S. rumphiana

Homeland - New Guinea, Solomon Islands.It has densely arranged short leaves (up to 2 m in length - from mature plants).Shares of relatively thick sheet, sessile

, up to 15 cm long.

Courtship.Throughout the year, to contain a well-lit place, preferably at the windows east or south-east orientation.In the summer (especially in the southern and south-eastern side) need to pritenyat from direct rays curtains or paper.Optimum temperature is 22-24 ° C.In winter the temperature can be kept at 14 to 16 ° C, but can withstand and lower values ​​(8-10 ° C).With constantly high temperature and low humidity (such conditions are common in winter in heated rooms) red mite infestation.Young specimens are transplanted every 2-3 years.It is necessary to ensure good drainage.It consists of coarse sand, shards of brick chips and charcoal.For the cultivation of preparing a nutritious mixture of sod land, deciduous earth, the greenhouse soil, sand (2: 1: 1: 1).

reproduction.Propagated by seeds, which are sown in light sandy earth with the addition of small amounts of peat and charcoal.You can germinate seeds and wet (but not wet!) Sand with the addition of charcoal.Germinate at a temperature of 22-25 ° C.S. mitis propagated vegetatively, while rooting offspring.It is good at room temperature.Rooted plants grow slowly.