Pots & Plants

Spiral Lucky Bamboo Testing

Introduction

The best way to create a natural environment at your place is with indoor plants especially spiral lucky bamboo plants.

People often use the spiral lucky bamboo plant to decorate their homes/offices. It comes in various shapes. Most commonly people plant two-layer, three-layer, and seven-layer spiral bamboos in their homes/offices.

Spiral lucky is not a real bamboo. It just looks like bamboo. It is more used as an indoor plant than in fields. It requires indirect sunlight to grow. The soil must be moist and water- chlorine-free. Every week, the water of the plant must be changed.

How to train a bamboo stalk to be spiral?

For decoration and style purposes some people like to have spiral bamboo plants in their houses. There is also a trick to change a normal lucky bamboo plant into a spiral lucky bamboo plant.

Follow the procedure below: –

Train your Lucky Bamboo Plant

The spiral look of the bamboo plant gives it an aesthetic look. You can put it into a vase with water and some pebbles in it to give a complete look. The tops of the bamboo plant grow in the direction of the light.
You can use a copper wire to create a pattern on a lucky bamboo plant. You just have to wrap the copper wire around the lucky bamboo plant in your desired shape.

Then you need to place the spiraled lucky bamboo plant near the window. So that your plant would get sunlight.
Make sure that excessive sunlight is bad for your plants’ growth. Then, from time to time rotate the plant a little bit. So that every curve could get enough light to bend.
This process requires lots of time and patience. But the results will never put you down.
If you don’t want to put so much effort, you can directly buy spiral lucky bamboo sticks online.

Unhealthy Lucky Bamboo Plant
You can check if it is healthy or not. If the root of the plant is brown, the water smells a lot and the leaves of the plants are either Yellow or brown then that plant is not healthy.

How to care for a spiral lucky bamboo plant?

Spiral lucky bamboo plants are indoor plants that’s why they need little care and maintenance. But there are few things to take into consideration while taking care for this plant.

Harmful for animals
Spiral lucky bamboo plants are beneficial for you but it can harm animals. Especially if you have a dog or cat, this plant can be toxic for them. So make sure that your plant is kept away from the reach of your pet.

With time some of the leaves may get dry or become yellow so remove them. It may outgrow in a container. So, you need to change the container in that case.

Light Conditions
The spiral lucky bamboo plant needs a low level of light as it cannot handle direct sunlight so it would be best if you place your bamboo plant near the window or in the balcony with other plants.
Remember to rotate the plant once in a while so that the plant gets will get exposure to Sunlight from all sides.

Water
The water would act as a nutritious source to spiral lucky bamboo plants so it is necessary to provide filtered water to the plant as tap water would harm the plant because of the high chlorine level.
Some people change the water from the plant some people like to change the water every day for 4 to 6 weeks.
The best way to water the plant would be if the water stinks, then it must be changed.

Pot size
There are various containers and types of plants people used to put their parallel lucky plants. You can use a plastic multi-color plant pot. As they are lightweight and use less water. The plastic material gives it a long shelf life.

If you are using a glass vase or any dip bowl, make sure that there is 1 inch of space left for the roots to grow.

You can put 3 inches of water in the pot or glass vase so that your plant would not die.

Fertilizers
The growth cycle of bamboo plants depends on using the right fertilizer at right time. The best time to fertilize the bamboo plant is when it shows fruition.
First, the bamboo plant grows in summers and then in spring.
You can use lucky bamboo plant fertilizer for better results. It is a hydroponic fertilizer for the faster growth of the plant.
Just add a few drops in the pouring water and pour it into the plant. (5 to 10 drops for 100-250ml pot, 10 to 20 drops for 500ml to 1-liter pot) It is an Eco- Friendly product so you don’t need to worry about any chemicals in fertilizers.
The only caution is to put it in an air-tight container in a cool and dry place. It is best for six months from the date of packing, and You Can also Buy it From Amazon .

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