Plant Care island false bindweed

island false bindweed

Also known as

island false bindweed and island morning glory


Calystegia macrostegia

How to care for island false bindweed


How often to water your island false bindweed

Water needs for island false bindweed
0.5 cups
every 9

island false bindweed needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for island false bindweed in your home

Light needs and placement for plant island false bindweed: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

island false bindweed love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

island false bindweed does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of island false bindweed in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize island false bindweed

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for island false bindweed: 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 island false bindweed after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growth Pattern

Care Summary for island false bindweed

island false bindweed

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


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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