About Ivy-leaved cyclamen
Ivy-leaved cyclamen is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that is isn’t challenging to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
Ivy-leaved cyclamen likes soil that is well draining.
Ivy-leaved cyclamen belongs to the cyclamen genus, and is native to Europe and Western Asia.
⚠️ Ivy-leaved cyclamen is not safe to consume. If you, a family member, or a pet has ingested any amount of plant material contact Poison Control, US (800) 222-1222, or your veterinarian. If you have children, cats, or dogs in the home, we suggest keeping this plant out of reach.
Also known as
Sowbread cyclamen and Sowbread
How to care for Ivy-leaved cyclamen
Ivy-leaved cyclamen 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.
Ivy-leaved cyclamen love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Ivy-leaved cyclamen does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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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 Ivy-leaved cyclamen after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.