Plant Care Elegant Bindweed

Elegant Bindweed

Also known as

Convolvulus althaeoides elegantissimus, Convolvulus althaeoides pedatus and Convolvulus althaeoides tenuissimus


Convolvulus elegantissimus

How to care for Elegant Bindweed


How often to water your Elegant Bindweed

Water needs for Elegant Bindweed
0.5 cups
every 9

Elegant 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 Elegant Bindweed in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Elegant Bindweed: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Elegant Bindweed love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Elegant Bindweed does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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How to fertilize Elegant Bindweed

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Elegant 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 Elegant Bindweed after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs

Care Summary for Elegant Bindweed

Elegant 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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