Camellia cuckoo’s maintenance method and precautions

Camellia cuckoo maintenance method


Camellia cuckoo like acidic soil. Therefore, when potted plants, you can choose to prepare the soil, such as rotten pine needles.

Water and fertilizer management

Because the roots of camellia rhododendrons are thin, during the planting process, the management of water and fertilizer should be extra careful. Before spring flowers, it is recommended to apply phosphate fertilizer once a month to promote the growth of flower buds. Wait until the flowering period, and then turn to apply nitrogen and phosphorus mixed fertilizer. In the autumn of 19 October, phosphate fertilizer continued. Rhododendron likes a moist growth environment. During daily maintenance, you should pay attention to keeping air and soil humidity, but do not cause water accumulation to prevent rotten roots.


Camellia rhododendron has a strong germination. In order to ensure ornamental and aesthetics, and to ensure the quality of flowers, it is recommended to trim the branches and leaves in spring and autumn. The main part of the construction is long branches and blight branches. The best time for trimming, it is recommended to be after the flowering period.

Camellia cuckoo’s maintenance precautions

Camellia’s leaves are easily diseased, and they should do a good job of prevention and treatment of diseases and insect pests. In addition, the flowering period of camellia can be manually controlled. If you want to appreciate flowers in advance, you can move the camellia rhododendron to the greenhouse for cultivation to increase the temperature and ensure humidity. To delay the flowering period, the temperature can be reduced and the flowers are moved to the outside.

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