Purple grass breeding method and precautions

Method of purple dew grass


Purple grass has low requirements for soil, and can grow normally in sandy soil and loam soil, but it is strong in loose and fertile sandy loam soil.


Temperature is important for the blooming of purple dew grass. Its suitable growth temperature is 18 ° C to 30 ° C. Avoid cold and frost. The wintering temperature needs to be kept above 10 ° C. When the temperature is lower than 0 ° C, the purple dew will die due to frostbite.


Purple grass is happy, and insufficient light will cause the plant to grow long, and the leaves become yellow. However, the purple dew is afraid of direct light, and you need to pay attention to shading. It is maintained in the semi -yin. If it is indoors, try to put it in a bright place. Note that in winter, you must contact the sun and prevent sunlight in summer.


Zilucao likes a moist climate environment, and the relative temperature of the air in the growth environment is 60-75%. Keep it around 70%.

Water and fertilizer management

Purple grass requires a slightly wet soil. Too wet will cause rotten roots. Generally, water is usually poured at least once a month. Pay attention to dry and wet between dry and dry, watering less in winter.

Purple grass’s requirements for fertilizer are not very high, but if you want to bloom beautiful flowers, you can appropriately apply thin fertilizer. Generally, liquid fertilizer is used every 10-15 days in the early stages of growth. From the perspective of the seasons, fertilizer is applied once in half a month in spring and autumn, while in summer and winter do not need to be fertilized.

Precautions for the breeding of purple dew grass

Breeding method

Purple grass is basically breed in cuttings. It is best to breed in autumn.


Once a year, you can cut the old stems when you turn the basin in spring. Use corrupt leaf soil, garden soil, river sand equivalent to mixed cooperation matrix.