Kaset 32 Farm

Chiang-Rai, Thailand

the producer of many quality pot plants
... from the north of Thailand

Plant Care
lily

Although all kinds of plants need water, light, CO2, and nutrients in photosynthesis, each plant still requires a care which is slightly differrent from the others'. The following information can be followed as a guideline in order to keep your plants healthy as long as it could be.


Note that the guideline below only refers to the condition in Thailand which the direct sunlight and the temperature are pretty high especially in the midday.

Begonia

 


  • Potting mix could be a loosely nutrient-full soil.
  • Prefers dimmed sunlight and no direct sunlight at all.
  • Water them once a day; no soaking; if possible, don't let the flower and leaves wet.
  • In case that a fertilizer is needed, might follow this guide ...
    • Slow-released fertilizer is recommended; 1-2 g. per pot, every 1-2 months.
    • Don't let the fertilizer touch the leaves if possible.

Bromeliad

 


  • Potting mix could be a loosely nutrient-full soil mixed with some sand; good water flowing property is a must.
  • Lighting, follows these guideline ...
    • The species with hard leaves requires more light; however, leaving the plant in prolonged direct sunlight is not recommended.
    • The species with soft leaves prefers dimmed sunlight.
    • Nevertheless, after you have been caring the plant for a while, you can observe plant's leaf color to evaluate whether current lighting condition is correct. If the leaf color is pale green, then the current lighting is too strong for them. In contrast, dark green means the plant got less light than what it needs.
  • Good air ventilation is required; prefers temperature between 23-38 degrees Celsius. Generally, the species with thin leaves can better endure higher ambient temperature.
  • Bromeliad requires less water than any other plants; water when 1-2 inches from the top of potting mix is dry; don't let the water stuck on the top/leaf cup.
  • In case that a fertilizer is needed, might follow this guide ...
    • Slow-released fertilizer is recommended; 1-2 g. per pot, every 1-2 months.
    • No fertilizer should be leave on the top/leaf cup.

Cyclamen

 


  • Potting mix could be a loosely nutrient-full soil.
  • Prefers dimmed sunlight; 50-60% of direct sunlight is recommended
  • Water them once a day; no soaking; if possible, don't let the flower and leaves wet.
  • In case that a fertilizer is needed, might follow this guide ...
    • Slow-released fertilizer is recommended; 1-2 g. per pot, every 1-2 months.
    • Don't let the fertilizer touch the leaves if possible.

Lily

 


  • Potting mix could be a loosely nutrient-full soil.
  • Prefers dimmed sunlight and no direct sunlight at all.
  • Keep the ambient temperature between 20-32 degrees Celsius.
  • Water them once a day or two days; no soaking; don't let the flower and leaves wet.
  • Other recommendations ...
    • During bloom, all anthers should be removed due to that the pollen might stain your clothes.

Australian Wax Flower

 


  • Potting mix could be a loosely nutrient-full soil.
  • Prefers more sun light.
  • Keep the ambient temperature between 10-35 degrees Celsius. (Some varieties can tolerate the temperature as cold as 2 degree Celcius)
  • Water them once in two-three days; no soaking.

Fern

 

  • Potting mix could be a loosely nutrient-full soil.
  • Prefers dimmed sunlight and no direct sunlight at all.
  • Water them once a day or two days; no soaking; don't let the flower and leaves wet.
  • In case that a fertilizer is needed, might follow this guide ...
    • Slow-released fertilizer is recommended; 1-2 g. per pot, every 1-2 months.
    • Don't let the fertilizer touch the leaves if possible.

Dwarf Amazonica

 


  • Potting mix could be a loosely nutrient-full soil. Substances such as chopped dry coconut shell and decaying wood/stem are advised.
  • Prefers dimmed sunlight
  • Keep the ambient temperature between 20-35 degrees Celsius.
  • Moderate water
  • In case that a fertilizer is needed, might follow this guide ...
    • Slow-released fertilizer is recommended; 1-2 g. per pot, every 1-2 months.
    • Don't let the fertilizer touch the leaves if possible.

Jungle Drum

 


  • Potting mix could be a loosely nutrient-full soil. Substances such as chopped dry coconut shell and decaying wood/stem are advised.
  • Prefers dimmed sunlight
  • Keep the ambient temperature between 20-35 degrees Celsius.
  • In case that a fertilizer is needed, might follow this guide ...
    • Slow-released fertilizer is recommended; 1-2 g. per pot, every 1-2 months.
    • Don't let the fertilizer touch the leaves if possible.

Xanadu

 


  • Potting mix could be a loosely nutrient-full soil. Substances such as chopped dry coconut shell and decaying wood/stem are advised.
  • Prefers dimmed sunlight; 50-60% of direct sunlight is recommended
  • In case that a fertilizer is needed, might follow this guide ...
    • Slow-released fertilizer is recommended; 1-2 g. per pot, every 1-2 months.
    • Don't let the fertilizer touch the leaves if possible.