The breeding method and precautions of Huoxiang Thistle

Method of Huoxiang Thistle

Potting soil selection

Aquaculture thistle needs to choose the right pot soil. Generally, when potted plants, a pyramid seedlings can be planted in a 4 -inch flower pot. Select the soil with garden soil and fine sand, add some fertilizers. After putting the seedlings of the fragrant thistle on the pot, the potted plants need to be poured in a cool place to slow down the seedlings.

Light and temperature

Huoxiang Ji likes warm and sunny growth environment. It is not cold -resistant or heat -resistant. The suitable temperature for growth is between 12 ° C -25 ° C. The light is sufficient, otherwise the plant will grow. Huoxiang thistle is not cold. In winter, it needs to be maintained in places with sufficient indoor light. The temperature of the wintering temperature is kept above 5 ° C.

Water and fertilizer management

Huoxiang thistle needs to be managed by water and fertilizer. Basically, the potting soil is moist. When the pot soil is dried, it must be watered. When it grows strong, it is necessary to pour more and reduce watering in winter. Fertilizer is generally applied every 10-15 days to apply thin fertilizer water. In order to better flowering, some phosphate fertilizer and potassium fertilizer need to be applied frequently.

Precautions for breeding of Huoxiang Thistle


Huoxiang thistle often has the harm of diseases and insect pests. The disease is mainly root rot and rust. It can be sprayed with potions for treatment. There will also be the infringement of pests such as night moths and medium, aphids, etc., and timely discovery and timely treatment.


Generally, in order to make the plants compact, plump, and bloom more, it needs to be told frequently to promote branches. After the Huoxiang thistle blooms, it can be trimmed by trimming the branches to promote new branches of Huoxiang thistle. Pay attention to trimming the dense branches.


The potted pimple thistle can be turned over once a year in the spring and carried out in March. You can change the soil and repair the roots at the same time.