The color of the gold and silver tree always attracts the attention of the viewer. Let's learn more about this plant with Bach Hoa Xanh!
first What is the Silver and Gold tree?
Origin and meaning of Silver Tree
The tree is also known as the golden holly (scientific name is Codiaeum Variegatum). They belong to the Acanthaceae family and are native to India . And just after a period of time, the coverage of gold and silver trees has spread to many countries. In our country today, this species has been grown in all three regions of the North, Central and South.
Feng shui meaning of gold and silver tree
With the main color of gold, the tree brings a joyful and lively atmosphere . Gold and silver plants are often displayed in the house with the belief that they bring money (yellow) and life (blue).
Gold and silver trees are suitable for those who are destined for Kim because they symbolize fortune.
Characteristics and classification of gold and silver trees
Gold silver is a small tree, 1-1.5m tall, with many branches at the base, straight and hard trunk when mature.
The leaves are oval or elliptical in shape at the tip, they are 10-12cm long and alternate with each other. Leaves are green, yellow are dominant and patchy alternately on the surface.
Light-loving plants, suitable for growing in cool humid climates, easy to propagate and mainly by seeding.
2 The effect of gold and silver tree
With beautiful and striking colors, Silver and Gold trees are planted in many parks, school grounds, etc. to make borders or background in flower beds for other plants.
With cool colors, gentle feeling as well as good feng shui ability, gold and silver trees are very popular interior and office decorations .
Gold and silver trees are often used as ornamental plants, construction trees, and can be planted as ornamental plants in paths or gardens.
3 How to grow and care for Gold and Silver plants
How to grow gold and silver plants at home
Because it is native to the tropics, the silver plant will usually grow best in a place with direct sunlight and moderate humidity . And gold and silver plants will grow well in loamy soil , so plant them in favorable places for plant growth and plant them in a long row.
How to take care of Gold and Silver plants
When planting trees, you should water the plants once every 2 days , do not water too much, the plants will be waterlogged. It is recommended to use a variety of fertilizers such as dry cow manure, chicken manure, or you can soak chemical fertilizers such as water-soluble NPK and then irrigate the soil. Divide into several times a year.
Notes when planting and taking care of Gold and Silver trees
When you plant and take care of Gold and Silver plants, you should note the following:
- Fertilize plants periodically, water regularly for plants to provide moisture and nutrients for better growth.
- Cut off the yellow, wilted and wilted leaves of the plant
- Special care should be given to the tree when it is found that the tree is deciduous, the phenomenon is soft, and the leaves are reduced.
- You can buy gold and silver trees at reputable ornamental plants . Depending on the number of leaves as well as their size, gold and silver trees have different prices.
- For about 50,000 VND you can buy a tree with a height of 35cm and small leaves. As for mature trees with a length of 35-40cm, with many branches will cost about 200,000 VND.
4 5 beautiful images of silver and gold trees
Above is a sharing about the Gold and Silver tree including the meaning of feng shui, how to plant and care. Hope the above information will help you.
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