A flower bed in July – Flower Care

Care for flower beds and flowers in July

Care for flower beds and flowers in July

At that time, as some flowers are just beginning to delight our eyes with its colors, while others, such as daffodils or tulips – has long faded. Do not forget to take care of the flower bed in July and it will give you many more years!

Some bulbs scoop! It is desirable, dig the bulbs of narcissus (do it once in 3-5 years), tulips (every year) and hyacinth (every year). Dry bulb in the attic or other dry, shady place.

Other colors transplant to a new location! After flowering begin to transplant and divide the rhizomes of iris – by the fall they have rooted. Before planting the roots for half an hour and etch processes in a strong solution of potassium permanganate or 0.1% aqueous solution of fungicide (Rusk, soon – 1 ml per 1 liter of water). Patients often completely cut, because the disease can spread to other flowers.

Do not forget the timely protection of colors! Spend treatment (if needed) Perennials and annuals from powdery mildew, botrytis blights and systemic fungicide (Rusk rather Topsin M – 1 g per 1 liter of water). Good results from the treatment of infectious diseases gives Azofosom (as per instructions), but it is a contact fungicide, so spray the flowers should be at least 1 time in 10 days, since the drug is washed off with water.

Find flowers that need feeding! Continue to care for the flower and ornamental plants: watering, loose soil and weeding, fertilizing spend mineral and organic fertilizers. They especially need blooming roses, Astilbe, Echinacea, lilies, daylilies, honeysuckle, clematis, dahlias, preparing for flowering gladioli, chrysanthemums, asters.