Aeschynanthus ‘Twister’ (Lipstick Plant)
Aeschynanthus ‘twister’ (Lipstick Plant)
Pot size: 15cm
Why we love it: Known as a lipstick plant, this unique and rare plant sprouts bright flowers out of dark tubes (hence the name!). This particular "Twister” variety has tightly curled leaves too.
Best for: Hanging from a macrame planter in a bright spot.
Easy to kill rating (1 = invincible, 5 = needs extra TLC) : 3 - this plant benefits from attention to airy soil and proper fertilisation. Be careful not to overwater as they can be susceptible to root rot.