How to replace tangerine

How to replace tangerine

Home-made tangerine - citrus evergreen plant which can become the real ornament for your house. However, that the plant brought joy, it is necessary to know all nuances of care for tangerine and rules of its change.

It is required to you

  • - cespitose earth;
  • - sheet earth;
  • - humus;
  • - sand;
  • - drainage;
  • - pot of the bigger size;
  • - warm water.


1. At the correct care in house conditions tangerine tree about one meter in height can grow, blossom and even to fructify. But to receive such results, it is necessary to look after plant which demands annual change at young age. To replace tangerine, first of all it is necessary to take care of that the soil was suitable for citrus plant.

2. To receive the correct soil, take half from the volume of pot of the cespitose earth, and make other half of equal proportions of the sheet earth, humus and sand. Mix the soil.

3. Prepare new pot for home-made tangerine. It has to be more previous on several centimeters in the diameter, however you should not replace small tangerine in big pot as its root system can decay. On bottom of new pot surely put drainage, it is necessary in order that water did not stand in pot. As drainage you can use stones of the small size or haydite.

4. When everything for change of tangerine is prepared, water room tangerine with warm water, water has to be 15-20os. Give to plant time that it has become impregnated with water, and in a few minutes accurately take out it from old pot, you watch that at the same time tangerine backs were not damaged. Do not shake the old earth from plant roots at all, otherwise tangerine can not take root on the new place.

5. Take new pot, fill it with the paved way and vertically establish plant then cover it remained with earth. Water tangerine with warm water and leave. On it change of tangerine tree is finished. That the plant has better taken root on the new place, surely watch climate of the room. Tangerines do not love heat and sharp temperature drops, and here the humidity for them is necessary rather high.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team