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Cat's claw flower

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Cat's claw flower, the flower is small and exquisite, the flower color is bright, and the adaptability is strong. It is suitable for planting on the lawn and under dense woods. It is also suitable for covering wet places such as depressions and streams. Natural planting, flower borders, flower beds, rock gardens. Excellent garden flowers, beautiful leaves, suitable for arranging flower beds, flower paths, etc. The flower branches can be cut flowers. Sex likes a cool climate, avoid high temperature exposure in summer, strong and cold-resistant, like sandy loam rich in humus, moist and well-drained.

Cat's claw flower, native to Europe and North America. It grows on mountain roadside, riverside or wet grassland at an altitude of 200-2300 meters. It is a perennial herb with large roots, cylindrical, up to 1.5 cm thick, simple or with a few branches, and the skin is dark brown. The roots emerge with leaves, the surface of the leaves is shiny, and the underside is hairy. It blooms in June and July, usually dark blue-purple or white, with yellow anthers, which can be used for medicinal purposes.

Cat's claw flowers need to be applied with sufficient base fertilizer before planting. The northern regions are relatively dry in spring and should be watered 4 to 5 times a month. In summer, they need to be shaded or planted in a semi-shaded place. They grow more vigorously and avoid stagnant water. Drain water in time after rain. Strictly prevent lodging, and strengthen pruning to facilitate ventilation and light transmission. When the seedlings grow to a certain height (about 40 cm), they need to be topped in time to control the height of the plants; after winter, sufficient base fertilizer and antifreeze water should be applied, and soil should be cultivated at the base of the plants to improve the ability of overwintering.

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