Botanical name: Aeschynanthus
Lipstick plant is a beautiful flowering indoor plant prized for its shiny foliage and interesting flowers. It gets its name because the flower buds peek out of dark-colored tubes, looking like a miniature tube of lipstick.
Partial to full sun; very bright but no direct sunlight.
Water regularly, discard excess water. Allow soil to dry out slightly before watering.
Easy care. Fertilize bimonthly.
Safe for cats and dogs.
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