Plant Care Hedge Bindweed

Hedge Bindweed

4.0 out of 5 (4 experiences)

Hedge Bindweed has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Hedge Bindweed has a Survivor plant personality Survivor

Also known as

Appalachia False Bindweed, Appalachia False Bindweed, Bingham's false bindweed, Hedge bindweed, Hedge false bindweed, Rutland beauty, Bugle vine, Heavenly trumpets, Bellbind and Granny-pop-out-of-bed

Taxonomy

Calystegia sepium
Calystegia
Convolvulaceae
Solanales

How to care for Hedge Bindweed

💦 Water

How often to water your Hedge Bindweed

Water needs for Hedge Bindweed
0.5 cups
every 9

Hedge 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.

Calculate water needs of Hedge Bindweed

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
☀️ Light

Finding light for Appalachia False Bindweed in your home

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

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

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

Hedge Bindweed does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Hedge Bindweed in your home 🏡.

🪴 Nutrients

How to fertilize Hedge Bindweed

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

💡 FAQs
⭐ Difficulty Level

Hedge Bindweed can be challenging to care for, according to some plant parents. Check out the reviews down below to learn from their experiences!

Benefits of Growing Appalachia False Bindweed →

Common Appalachia False Bindweed Problems →


💦 Water Needs

Hedge Bindweed prefers for the soil to dry out between waterings and should be watered regularly. Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Appalachia False Bindweed Water Frequency →

Appalachia False Bindweed Root Rot →


☀️ Sunlight Needs

Hedge Bindweed requires abundant, bright and direct light. Place it less than one foot from a window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪. Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement in your home 🏡.

Appalachia False Bindweed Light Requirements →

Appalachia False Bindweed Direct Sunlight Needs & Tolerance →


🐶 🐈 👶 Toxicity

Greg does not have confirmed data on this plant’s toxicity. If you, a family member, or a pet consumes plant material of unknown toxicity, it’s always best to consult a medical professional.

If you or someone else ingested this plant, call Poison Control at US (800) 222-1222. If a pet consumed this plant, contact your veterinarian or the ASPCA at US (888) 426-4435.


🪴 Soil

Hedge Bindweed does best in well-draining soil. A good soil will contain lots of organic matter such as coco coir as well as perlite or vermiculite to help with drainage. Adding a handful of perlite to regular store-bought potting soil should do the trick!

Best Soil Mix for Appalachia False Bindweed →

When and How to Successfully Repot Appalachia False Bindweed →


💩 Fertilizer

Hedge Bindweed is a fast growing plant and may deplete the nutrients in its soil over time. Replenish them with a gentle organic fertilizer or compost every 1-2 months depending on your location and season. Fertilize more often during the growing season and in warmer and brighter climates.


⬆️ ⬇️ Growth Pattern

Hedge Bindweed is a naturally climbing plant and can be trained to climb indoors if you provide a moss pole or trellis. The newest growth will emerge from the end of the stems.

How and When to Prune Appalachia False Bindweed →


🌦️ Growing Outdoors

USDA Hardiness Zone
Hedge Bindweed can be grown outdoors in USDA Hardiness Zones 3a-9b. Find your local hardiness zone here.

Appalachia False Bindweed Temperature Tolerance →


🌱 Propagation


🧐 Troubleshooting

When troubleshooting a sad-looking houseplant, start by checking for signs of distress in its leaves, such as yellowing, browning, or drooping, which can indicate overwatering or nutrient deficiencies.

Inspect the soil moisture; too dry or too wet soil can cause problems.

Ensure the plant is getting the right amount of light, as too much or too little can stress it.

Finally, consider environmental factors like temperature and humidity, and adjust care routines accordingly to revive your plant.


Care Summary for Hedge Bindweed

Hedge Bindweed

Hedge Bindweed


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

What other plant parents say

Hedge Bindweed has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 3
Hedge Bindweed has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 3
Hedge Bindweed has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 2
Hedge Bindweed has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
Elise avatar
@Elise
leaf-1 1 Plants
xp 61 XP
08/04/2021

It’s going to grow and grow and grow and grow and grow and grow and so on and so forth lmao

Fast grower Fast grower
Survivor Survivor
@FrancescaStaMaria avatar
@@FrancescaStaMaria
leaf-1 15 Plants
xp 540 XP
globe Ciudad de México
03/31/2021

It needs a lot of water. It’s also a weed that will take over other plants if nearby

Fast grower Fast grower
Blooms easily Blooms easily
Survivor Survivor

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