Sugarcane growing herb of the genus Saccharum and also known as Sugar cane, Sugarcane perennial evergreen plant used for the sugary canes and also as ornamental plant, can grow in mediterranean, subtropical or tropic climate and growing in hardiness zone 8+

Sugarcane canes

Cane are edible, the color of the cane is purple-green, and the inside is white, the sugarcane used to make sugar or juice, and also eaten raw or cooked, recommend to pick the canes in the spring but possible all year

Leaves color green and connected to the canes, flowers white beard-like

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Requirements for Sugarcane growing and care:

To get good crop need to leave space between the canes

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
Yes

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Very aggressive, leaves with sharp edges

Planting season:
Spring / Summer

Pests and diseases:
Mice

Pruning season:
Spring / Summer

How to prune:
Weak cane, when it young

Size of the plant?
2-5 m, 6-15 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Summer

General information about the flower
White beard-like flowers

Thinning the bloom:
Recommend to thinning the flowers

Edible cane

Cane harvest season:
Spring (it’s the best season but can be harvest all year)

What can be done with big quantities of Sugar cane?
Juice, eaten raw, jam, beverage, alcohol

Work requirements on the Cane:
Cut in the base of the plant

How long does it take to bear fruit?
1-2 years from planting can start to harvest

Vegetative Reproduction

How to make Vegetative Reproduction in Sugarcane?
Cutting, Rhizome

The best time for vegetative reproduction in Sugarcane:
All year

How much time does it take to grow roots in vegetative reproduction?
2-10 weeks

What is the treatment for vegetative reproduction in Sugarcane?
Possible to put the cutting into glass of water, Big amount of water in moist soil better to lay down the canes, dig little bit in the soil, at least one knot need to reproduction

Scientific name:

Saccharum

Blooming Seasons

Edible Parts

Culinary Uses

Flower Colors

Climate

Harvest season

Ornamental parts

Plant growing speed

Plant life-form

Plant uses

Planting season

Plants sun exposure

Watering plants

Hardiness zone

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