|Common Name||Dipladenia, Brazilian jasmine, Mandevilla.|
|Maximum Reachable Height||up to 6 meters.|
|Flower Colour||Pink color.|
|Difficulty Level||Easy to Grow.|
Planting And Care
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At least five to six hours of sunlight a day is ideal for flowering and plants grow well in bright direct natural light.
soil should be well-drained and rich in organic content for growing Mandevilla plants.
WateringWater the plant when the topsoil (1-2 inches) in the pot feels dry to touch.
Do not overwater the plant.
Water thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in the winter and rainy seasons.
Application of FertilizerDuring the main growing season (August-December) 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.
Plant ProtectionRemove dead, infected, or damaged plant parts and discard them away from the plants.
For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil, or Citrus oil spray for primary treatment.
Don’t Do overwater the plant.
Avoid applying water on flowers and leaves because it may cause fungus infection.
Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location:
Check the moisture in the soil before watering it.
Water when the topsoil (1-2 inches) feels dry to touch.
Keep the plant indirect bright light.
Do not re-pot for min. 2 weeks after receiving it.
Key requirements to keep the plant healthy:
|Sunlight||bright direct natural 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||Well draining and nutrient-rich.|
|Temperature||25-40 degrees Celsius.|
|Fertilizer||Apply any organic fertilizer.|
Mandevilla Special Feature
- The plant is used for ornamental purpose and become a popular patio plant and add a tropical flair to any landscape