What kind of flower will turn a room into a jungle?

What kind of flower will turn a room into a jungle? Many plants are easily and rapidly grow in the premises, readily responding to the minimal care. With their help, you can easily weed day and whole parts of the walls, turning them into real exotic vegetation.

One of these plants is Циссус (Сissus) из семейства Виноградовых (Vitaceae), родом из тропических и субтропических районов Азии, Америки и Австралии. В дикой природе встречается около 350 видов, среди которых преобладают вьющиеся вечнозелёные многолетние лианы with whole or ternate-toothed leaves. Their Rat stems cling to supports with tendrils. Sometimes there are upright shrubs, and even multi-stem succulents.

At the Flower-lovers often grow some unpretentious herbaceous climbers who have received the national name "room grapes. Perhaps the most famous Tsissus rombolistny (cissus rhombifolia) - Herbaceous vine with dark green, ternate leaves rhomboid-shaped with a serrated edge. Stems and petioles densely pubescent with small hairs, there are small mustache. In nature, it blooms with small greenish flowers, gathered in racemose inflorescence. After flowering, produced red edible berries. This species is very modest for growing indoors.

  Tsissus Antarctic (cissus antarctica) - Another herbaceous vine. Leaves are dark green, alternate arranged, ovate, up to 10 cm long, with serrated edge. Stems, petioles, and densely pubescent antennae brown hairs. Flowers are greenish, collected in corymbose inflorescences.

Less frequently 11,111,122. Tsissus multicolored (cissus discolor) [/b] - Quite demanding plants. The leaves are alternate, ovate, with cordate base and serrulate margin. The surface of the sheet velvety, reddish-green or olive, with silver spots between the veins. The underside of the leaves, petioles and stems are purple.

 What kind of flower will turn a room into a jungle? Conditions of 11,111,123. . Tsissus completely nekaprizen, it can be grown on a vertical pillar and just like hang-downing plant. To place best suited rooms with east and west orientation, not bad, these vines grow on the north side, under floodlights, at the southern windows require shading from direct sunlight.

Tsissus rombolistny most Photophilous, it feels great not far from sunny window, and in summer it grows well in the penumbra in the fresh air. If a strong lack of sunlight tsissusy shed leaves in the bottom of the stems, slowing the growth. But the most important of their enemy - the drafts, especially cold. With this in mind and must be chosen for tsissusa quiet place where there will be a walk breeze.

Temperatures for tsissusa rombolistnogo and Antarctic preferred moderate, and in winter - cool in the 15-18 ° C, minimum 10-12 ° C. They are well to the dry air in the premises, but the heat oppresses them, causing drying and defoliation. Tsissus colorful likes high humidity and higher temperature in winter - 16-22 ° C. In the room with central heating daily spraying is only for the benefit, as well as weekly warm shower.

Tsissus need abundant watering from spring to autumn, from October to February should be watered sparingly. Overdrying tolerate bad soil, but excessive watering 11,111,118. in winter [/url] can lead to death due to root rot. Make sure that the pan is not stagnant water. Tsissus growing very rapidly, so the soil supply of nutrients quickly ends. Given this, it is necessary to feed the plants weekly with liquid fertilizer solution in the period from mid-spring to mid autumn.

 [b] Planting and propagation 11,111,123. . Pochvosmes for tsissusa up of equal parts of the turf, leaves, humus earth, peat and sand. Young plants are transplanted each year in spring in fresh soil and a large pot. The tops of the shoots pinched to increase branching. Healthy plants over the age of 5 years are transplanted every two years, updating the old ground.

Propagated tsissus of tip and stem cuttings in spring and summer, root suckers. For this purpose, two-year canes are cut stems with 2-3 buds and take root in water or a light substrate. At a temperature of 20-22 ° C they have already 2-3 weeks give the roots, then they put on a few pieces in one pot.

 [b] Possible problems.

  Yellowing leaves - Due to lack of irrigation, lack of nutrients in the soil, excess calcium in the soil by watering too hard water.
  The leaves turn pale - Too bright lighting, and possibly defeat the red mites. On the surface of the sheet thus formed solid whitish spots, the leaves drop prematurely. The development of pest helps dry air in the room.
  Brown leaf tips - Too dry air in the room, lack of irrigation, the impact of cold air or from touching a cold window glass in winter.
  Brown spots on leaves - Appear when a sharp decrease in temperature or wetland soils, due to irrigation is very hard water. In addition, bureyuschie spots appear and defeat Diaspididae.
  Drying and defoliation - Occurs when the contents in a hot room and too dry air, with scanty irrigation or, conversely, when the Gulf and stagnant water.