How to grow daisies
Chamomile - a perennial plant of the family Asteraceae. Blossoms this type of plant in May and June, the flowers completely mature closer to July. Chamomile is often used as a medicinal plant. From the leaves and stems are made different preparations. Chamomile grows mainly in mountainous areas, on the sunny, rocky and calcareous slopes at an altitude of 500-1500 meters above sea level.
Instruction how to grow daisies
Conditions for landing. Daisy is placed on nearby or on flat areas with deep groundwater. This type of plant is growing for 7-8 years on the same place, but the most productive period occurs between the ages of 3-5 years. Chamomile grows well in fertile black earth and on soils with good structure. If the soil is sandy, and heavy lowland, chamomile grows poorly.
Preparation of the soil. The soil for planting daisies start to prepare early spring. Before sowing, it is harrowed and cultivated.
Fertilizers. Basic fertilizer for daisy - manure with the addition of mineral fertilizers. The substrate for the care of this type of plant can be purchased at specialty stores.
Care. The primary care chamomile is in regular rows and hoeing between the rows. Also do not forget about weeding. During the summer, enough to produce 4-5 times weeding the beds.
Reproduction. Propagated by seeds mainly chamomile. Before planting, the seeds are soaked in water for 5-7 hours at room temperature. chamomile seeds are planted at a depth of 1.5-2 cm. Usually, seed planting takes place in the spring.
Watering. Chamomile - is not capricious plant, it is easy to tolerate drought and wet climate. However, excess moisture for this type of plant is not recommended.