Plant Care pepper vine

pepper vine

Taxonomy

Nekemias arborea
Nekemias
Vitaceae
Vitales

How to care for pepper vine

Water

How often to water your pepper vine

Water needs for pepper vine
0.5 cups
every 9

pepper vine 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 pepper vine

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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

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Finding light for pepper vine in your home

Light needs and placement for plant pepper vine: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

pepper vine love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

pepper vine does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize pepper vine

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

FAQs
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Toxicity
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Care Summary for pepper vine

pepper vine

pepper vine


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.

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