Plant Care Fine-Leaved Vetch

Fine-Leaved Vetch

Also known as

bramble vetch and fine-leaf vetch

Taxonomy

Vicia tenuifolia
Vicia
Fabaceae
Fabales

How to care for Fine-Leaved Vetch

Water

How often to water your Fine-Leaved Vetch

Water needs for Fine-Leaved Vetch
0.5 cups
every 9

Fine-Leaved Vetch 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.

Water 0.5 cups every
9

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Fine-Leaved Vetch in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Fine-Leaved Vetch: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Fine-Leaved Vetch love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Fine-Leaved Vetch does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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Nutrients

How to fertilize Fine-Leaved Vetch

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Fine-Leaved Vetch: 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 Fine-Leaved Vetch after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Fine-Leaved Vetch

Fine-Leaved Vetch


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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