Sale!

Asparagus Meyeri

24900

About Asparagus Meyeri

Asparagus aethiopicus is native to the southern regions of South Africa. Growing asparagus fern is easy. Asparagus belongs to the Asparagaceae family. The frilly, feathery asparagus fern plant appears soft and fuzzy. Asparagus aethiopicus, Sprenger’s asparagus, is a plant native to the Cape Provinces and the Northern Provinces of South Africa.

Often used as an ornamental plant, it is considered an invasive weed in many locations.

SKU: ASP-PLA-FER-1 Categories: , Tags: , Product ID: 2756

Description

 

Common Name Asparagus meyeri, Foxtail Ferns, Bunny Tails, Asparagus fern.
Maximum Reachable Height Up to 60centimeters.
Flower Colour White.
Bloom Time Seasonal bloomer
Difficulty Level Easy to grow.

Planting And Careṣṣ

Sunlight

Keep the plant outdoor in natural bright light.

Protect the plant from direct harsh sunlight as it can cause damage to the foliage.

 

Soil

The soil should be well drained and fertile rich in organic content.

 

Watering

Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.

Water when topsoil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch.

Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in the winter and rainy seasons.

 

Application of Fertilizer

During the main growing season feed the plant with organic fertilizer once a month.

Loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so it can uptake the nutrients and moisture easily.

 

Repotting

When a plant outgrows the current pot, re-pot with fresh potting soil and some fertilizer.

Do the repotting late evening and keep the plant in a shady area for 2 to 3 days and then move the plant in its suitable climatic condition.

 

For repotting procedure ClickHere

 

Plant Protection

Remove dead, infected, or damaged plant parts and dispose of them away from the planting area.

Spray Neem, Eucalyptus, or Citrus oil for any insect/pest attack, as a primary treatment.

 

Don’ts

Do not over-water the plant especially when the pot does not have drainage holes.

Asparagus Meyeri Care

Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location:

Keep the plant in natural indirect bright Light.

Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.

Water when topsoil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch.

Do not re-pot for min. 2 weeks after receiving it.

 

Key requirements to keep plant healthy:

Sunlight Natural bright light.
Watering Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture. Water when topsoil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch. Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in the winter and rainy seasons.
Soil Soil should be well-drained and fertile, rich in organic content.
Temperature 20 to 30-degree celsius.
Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer.

Asparagus Meyeri Special Feature

Attractive foliage.

Asparagus Meyeri Uses

Ornamental Use:

  • It is used as an ornamental plant

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Asparagus Meyeri”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *