Plant Care Atlantic Ivy

Atlantic Ivy

Also known as

Irish Ivy


Hedera hibernica

How to care for Atlantic Ivy


How often to water your Atlantic Ivy

Water needs for Atlantic Ivy
0.5 cups
every 9

Atlantic Ivy needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Phoenix, AZ.

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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Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Atlantic Ivy in Phoenix, AZ

Phoenix, AZ

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Growing Atlantic Ivy in Phoenix right now

Light needs for plant Atlantic Ivy in Phoenix, AZ

Plant growth potential is currently high 📈

July 26th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Phoenix is currently high 📈.

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

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Light needs for plant Atlantic Ivy in Phoenix, AZ

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 2.9% ☀️

July 26th, 2021

Phoenix is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Phoenix is expected to decrease by 2.9% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 22.1 megajoules of energy per m2 per …

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Light needs for plant Atlantic Ivy in Phoenix, AZ

Daylight will decrease by 0.3 hours 📉

July 25th, 2021

This month, Phoenix is getting an average of 13.6 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 2.4% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 13.4 total hours of day…

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Finding light for Atlantic Ivy in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Atlantic Ivy: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Atlantic Ivy may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Phoenix, AZ ☀️.️

This is a great time to watch your Atlantic Ivy thrive 🌿!


How to fertilize Atlantic Ivy

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

When to repot Atlantic Ivy

Nutrient needs for plant Atlantic Ivy in Phoenix, AZ

Is this a good time of year to repot? Yes! 🪴

July 24th, 2021

The growing potential in Phoenix is very high 📈.

It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot …

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Care Summary for Atlantic Ivy

Atlantic Ivy

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 3ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

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