Plant Care Blackeyed susan vine

Blackeyed susan vine

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Also known as

Black-eyed susan vine

Taxonomy

Thunbergia alata
Thunbergia
Acanthaceae
Lamiales

How to care for Blackeyed susan vine

Water

How often to water your Blackeyed susan vine

Water needs for Blackeyed susan vine
0.5 cups
every 9

Blackeyed susan 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 Blackeyed susan 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 Blackeyed susan vine in your home

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

Blackeyed susan vine love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Blackeyed susan vine does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Blackeyed susan vine

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

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Blackeyed susan vine is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!


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Care Summary for Blackeyed susan vine

Blackeyed susan vine

Blackeyed susan 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.

What other plant parents say

Blackeyed susan vine has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Dana avatar
@Dana
leaf-1 5 Plants
xp 143 XP
globe Winnipeg, Manitoba
05/28/2021

Blooms early and not very resilient. Besides being a more expensive addition they do not withstand the outdoor elements and require lots of water.

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