Plant Care Blue Moon Wisteria

Blue Moon Wisteria

Taxonomy

Wisteria frutescens subsp. macrostachya 'Blue Moon'
Wisteria
Fabaceae
Fabales

How to care for Blue Moon Wisteria

Water

How often to water your Blue Moon Wisteria

Water needs for Blue Moon Wisteria
0.5 cups
every 9

Blue Moon Wisteria 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.

Calculate water needs of Blue Moon Wisteria

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

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

Plant care guide for Blue Moon Wisteria in Chicago, Illinois

Chicago, Illinois

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Growing Blue Moon Wisteria in Chicago right now

Light needs for plant Blue Moon Wisteria in Chicago, Illinois

Plant growth potential is currently very low 📉

December 9th, 2022

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Chicago is currently very low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in dete…

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Light needs for plant Blue Moon Wisteria in Chicago, Illinois

Sunlight will decrease by 27.1% ☀️

December 8th, 2022

Chicago is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Chicago is expected to decrease by 27.1% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 6.2 megajoules of energy per m2 per …

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Light needs for plant Blue Moon Wisteria in Chicago, Illinois

Daylight will decrease by 1.0 hours 📉

December 7th, 2022

This month, Chicago is getting an average of 8.0 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will decrease by 9.8% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.0 total hours of dayli…

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Finding light for Blue Moon Wisteria in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Blue Moon Wisteria: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Blue Moon Wisteria love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Chicago, Illinois ⛅.

Blue Moon Wisteria does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Blue Moon Wisteria

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

When to repot Blue Moon Wisteria

Nutrient needs for plant Blue Moon Wisteria in Chicago, Illinois

Is this a good time of year to repot? No ⏳

December 8th, 2022

The growing potential in Chicago is very low 📉.

Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.

It's best to …

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Care Summary for Blue Moon Wisteria

Blue Moon Wisteria

Blue Moon Wisteria


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

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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