continental : Place these plants in a sunny place, where they can be exposed for at least few hours a day to direct sunlight.
alpine : We remind to place these plants always in a very bright location, exposed to direct sunlight.
mediterranean : Try to place the Bergenia in a location well exposed to sunlight all year long.
Fertilize Bergenia : Fertilizings are given during the vegetative period, from March to October; it can be used a slow-release fertilizer, to be placed on the soil in two different times, once at the end of winter and once at the end of summer. It can be also used a fertilizer to be dissolved in normal waterings every 15-20 days. Avoid fertilizings in autumn and winter.Water Bergenia
continental : Waterings shall be generous and very regular, specially in summer; avoid to allow soil to become completely dry. When autumn starts decrease waterings and suspend them in winter.
alpine : Keep the soil mostly humid, remember to water it generously and regularly. In autumn and winter waterings can be occasional.
mediterranean : Waterings will be regular and generous, specially in summer, remember to allow the substrate to dry out between two waterings. In winter waterings can be suspended.
Pests Bergenia : Treatments are applied only in case the parasites are effectively on the plant and avoiding broad-spectrum products; we remind to avoid to apply treatments on plants in bloom, to avoid to kill also the useful insects, together with the parasites.