Plant Care Ipomoea Quamoclit

Ipomoea Quamoclit

Also known as

Cypress Vine, Cypress Vine, Cypressvine morning glory, Cardinal creeper, Cardinal vine, Star glory and Hummingbird vine


Ipomoea quamoclit

How to care for Ipomoea Quamoclit


How often to water your Ipomoea Quamoclit

Water needs for Ipomoea Quamoclit
0.5 cups
every 9

Ipomoea Quamoclit needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Dallas, Texas.

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 Ipomoea Quamoclit

Water 0.5 cups every

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

Plant care guide for Ipomoea Quamoclit in Dallas, Texas

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Growing Ipomoea Quamoclit in Dallas right now

Light needs for plant Ipomoea Quamoclit in Dallas, Texas

Plant growth potential is currently low 📉

January 29th, 2023

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

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

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Light needs for plant Ipomoea Quamoclit in Dallas, Texas

Sunlight will increase by 25.3% ☀️

January 28th, 2023

Dallas is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Dallas is expected to increase by 25.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 10.9 megajoules of energy per m2 per…

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Light needs for plant Ipomoea Quamoclit in Dallas, Texas

Daylight will increase by 0.7 hours 📈

January 28th, 2023

This month, Dallas is getting an average of 7.0 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 7.3% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.7 total hours of dayli…

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Finding light for Cypress Vine in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Ipomoea Quamoclit: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Ipomoea Quamoclit love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Dallas, Texas ⛅.

Ipomoea Quamoclit does not tolerate low-light 🚫.


How to fertilize Ipomoea Quamoclit

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

Difficulty Level

Ipomoea Quamoclit is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!

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Care Summary for Ipomoea Quamoclit

Ipomoea Quamoclit

Ipomoea Quamoclit

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

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