Plant Care Climbing Hempvine

Climbing Hempvine


Mikania scandens

How to care for Climbing Hempvine


How often to water your Climbing Hempvine

Water needs for Climbing Hempvine
0.5 cups
every 9

Climbing Hempvine needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Chicago, Illinois.

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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Plant care guide for Climbing Hempvine in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, Illinois

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Finding light for Climbing Hempvine in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Climbing Hempvine: 6ft from a window
6ft or less from
a window

Climbing Hempvine can tolerate being far from a window and light source.

Place it less than 6 feet from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive 💪.

We wouldn’t recommend testing its limits during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Chicago, Illinois ⛅.


How to fertilize Climbing Hempvine

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

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs
Growth Pattern

Care Summary for Climbing Hempvine

Climbing Hempvine

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 6ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

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