Also known as
Louise's swallow-wort, Louise's swallow-wort, Black swllowwort, Black swallow-wort and Black dog-strangling vine
How to care for Black Swallow-Wort
Black Swallow-Wort needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
December 1st, 2021
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Pittsburgh is currently very low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in d…
November 29th, 2021
Pittsburgh is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Pittsburgh is expected to decrease by 30.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 6.5 megajoules of energy per m…
November 30th, 2021
This month, Pittsburgh is getting an average of 7.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 11.1% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.1 total hours of d…
Black Swallow-Wort love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania ⛅.
Black Swallow-Wort does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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 Black Swallow-Wort after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.