Plant Care Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore

Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore

About Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore

Cross-vine is a vigorous vine in the Bignoniaceae (trumpet creeper) family. It is native to the southeastern United States. In the wild, it is found in swampy forests and woodlands. It tolerates a wide variety of conditions, including coastal conditions, but prefers organically rich, well-drained soil. It blooms in late winter to early spring on new wood in clusters of two to five flowers.

Taxonomy

Bignonia capreolata
Bignonia
Bignoniaceae
Lamiales

Also known as

Cross vine and Crossvine

How to care for Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore

Water

How often to water your Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore

Water needs for Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore
0.5 cups
every 9

Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

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Calculate water needs of Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore

Water 0.5 cups every
9

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!


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Care Summary for Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore

Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore

Bigonia americana capreolis donata siliqua breviore


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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