The Aeschynanthus marmoratus - lipstick plant also known as a zebra basket or Black pagoda vine. It is a striking trailing plant with distinctive stripy foliage that cascade on the stems in a vine-like habit. As a trailing epiphytes, similar to Hoya and orchids, it is found in its natural tropical habitat growing from tree branches and in rocks cracks. Perfect for growing indoors in a hanging basket or stand on bookshelf so that foliage can trail over the edge to be fully appreciated.
It is very undemanding plant for indoor plant collection. Given a warm and bright location it will reward with prolific blooms from summer to fall.
◉ Each plant is unique and may therefore differ from the images shown, which are for illustration purposes only; size and shape may vary by season so all measurements shown are approximate ◉ Supplied in original nursery grow pot
Aeschynanthus marmoratus Southeast Asia
Light: Bright Indirect
Water: Once every 10 days, allow the surface to dry-out between waterings
Humidity: Average, enjoys occasional misting
Feed: General-purpose feed once a month during the growing season (May-August)