AKA 'Lipstick Plant', Aeschynanthus radicans has smaller leaves than other common varieties. This particular 'Rasta' cultivar has curved leaves that form tightly-packed tendrils. At certain times of year, the plant also produces long, red flowers.
4" pots or 6" hanging pots
Place in pot with drainage hole. Keep soil evenly moist, but not soggy. Water just before the surface of the soil dries out. Water less in lower light seasons.
Bright indirect light. Avoid direct sun.
Extra humidity may be needed to keep leaves looking their best. Brown/black, dried out leaves is usually a sign of too little water. Blooms w/ small tubular flowers that resemble a tube of lipstick.
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