Plant Care Hardenbergia Violacea

Hardenbergia Violacea

Also known as

False Sarsaparilla, False Sarsaparilla, Coral-pea, Coral pea, False sarsaparilla, Purple coral pea, Happy wanderer, Native lilac, Waraburra, Vine lilac and Lilac vine

Taxonomy

Hardenbergia violacea
Hardenbergia
Fabaceae
Fabales

How to care for Hardenbergia Violacea

Water

How often to water your Hardenbergia Violacea

Water needs for Hardenbergia Violacea
0.5 cups
every 9

Hardenbergia Violacea needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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

Calculate water needs of Hardenbergia Violacea

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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Plant care guide for Hardenbergia Violacea in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

32% Very Low

Growing Hardenbergia Violacea in Philadelphia right now

Light needs for plant Hardenbergia Violacea in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

February 5th, 2023

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Philadelphia is currently low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in dete…

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Light needs for plant Hardenbergia Violacea in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Sunlight will increase by 44.9% ☀️

February 8th, 2023

Philadelphia is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Philadelphia is expected to increase by 44.9% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.1 megajoules of energ…

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Light needs for plant Hardenbergia Violacea in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Daylight will increase by 1.3 hours 📈

February 7th, 2023

This month, Philadelphia is getting an average of 6.7 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 13.5% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.7 total hours o…

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Finding light for False Sarsaparilla in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Hardenbergia Violacea: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Hardenbergia Violacea may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to keep it happy during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ⛅.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Hardenbergia Violacea

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

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Care Summary for Hardenbergia Violacea

Hardenbergia Violacea

Hardenbergia Violacea


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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