Vinca minor Gertrude Jekyll
- 1 x Vinca minor Gertrude Jekyll 9 cm pot
|Botanical name||Vinca minor Gertrude Jekyll|
|Delivered as||Pot plant|
|Location||Sun and shade|
|Preferred Soil||Well drained soil|
|Fully grown in||1 year|
|Full grown height||10cm - 20cm|
|Mature width||10cm - 20cm|
How to take care of Vinca minor Gertrude Jekyll
For best results soak the roots for approx. 2 hrs. before planting and water well after planting and for the next few weeks. Vinca minor Gertrude Jekyll is reasonably drought-tolerant once established. Vinca minor Gertrude Jekyll vines require good drainage but any reasonable garden soil will do. Vinca minor Gertrude Jekyll will thrive in a sunny or shaded position. Add a general purpose fertilizer once or twice a season. You can divide Vinca minor Gertrude Jekyll plants or remove rooted side shoots in late autumn or winter. As a bonus, Vinca minor Gertrude Jekyll vines are deer-resistant. Vinca minor Gertrude Jekyll is rarely troubled by insects and disease. Fungus problems may occur in humid or wet weather. If insect or disease problems occur, treat early with organic or chemical insect repellents and fungicide. Remove any dead or dying foliage. The dead or dying foliage can be recognized from the browning or yellowing of the leaves and shriveling of the blooms. Regular pruning helps to keep control of its growth, keeping it within the desired boundary.
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