Mordovnik seeds, wholesale prices
Ball-headed Mordovia — perennial plant of the Aster family with erect stem from 50 to 200 cm, thorny feathery leaves and light blue or blue single-flowered baskets, collected in inflorescence, which resembles a ball shape In one inflorescence can be up to 400 flowers.
Mordovnik is known for the abundant secretion of nectar saturated with sugars: their content is about 60-70% of the total.
From the collected nectar, bees get light honey with a pronounced pleasant taste and spicy-floral aroma. Medical productivity, according to various data, varies from 600 to 1200 kg per hectare.
It is remarkable that the honey plant secretes nectar during the whole daylight hours, with temperature changes or lack of moisture, nectar secretion may decrease, but does not stop (unlike buckwheat, phacelia and some other plants). Performance does not drop with age.
Differs in extreme unpretentiousness and resistance to droughts. Largely due to the fact that the plant takes root to a depth of up to 1.5 m and independently receives moisture and microelements from the soil.
It blooms even with little moisture in the soil, but if you provide moderate watering, will grow and bloom even better, which will ensure higher honey yields.
Mordovnik is photophilous, not afraid of frost, weeds, does not require additional care, therefore, when beekeepers come to thoughts to plant honey plants, they often decide to buy a mordovan .
The perennial begins to bloom from the second year, in one place it can grow up to 15-20 years.