About Sweetheart Vine
The Ceropegia string of hearts has taken the plant world by storm. Native to southern Africa where it grows up to twelve feet, this vining plant is a lovely statement piece in any home. The string of hearts is an ideal plant for a hanging basket, where the vines can trail.For a fuller look, vines can be pinned back to the soil where they’ll root and create new growth! 💚
Also known as
String of Hearts, String of Hearts, Rosary Vine, sweetheart vine, string of spades, String of Spades, Strinf of Spades, Peggy: 'String of Hearts', String of Arrows, Ceropegia linearis subsp. Woodi, Ceropegia linearis subsp. woodii, Ceropegia linearis 'Woodii', ceropegia woodii linearis, Ceropegia woodii sp. and variegated chain of hearts
How to care for Sweetheart Vine
Sweetheart Vine needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 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.
Sweetheart Vine 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.
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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 Sweetheart Vine after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.