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LIPSTICK PLANT

LIPSTICK PLANT

Regular price $10.79 CAD
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he Lipstick Plant (Aeschynanthus radicans) is a popular tropical houseplant known for its vibrant, tubular red flowers that resemble tubes of lipstick, hence the name. Native to the rainforests of Southeast Asia, this plant is an epiphyte, often growing on trees in its natural habitat.

The Lipstick Plant has glossy, dark green leaves and can grow as a trailing vine or a compact bush, making it suitable for hanging baskets or as a tabletop plant. It prefers bright, indirect light, high humidity, and well-draining soil. Regular watering is essential, but the soil should be allowed to dry out slightly between waterings to prevent root rot.

With proper care, the Lipstick Plant blooms prolifically, adding a splash of color to indoor spaces. It is prized for its decorative appeal and relatively low maintenance, making it a favorite among houseplant enthusiasts.

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