Zebra Basketvine
Aeschynanthus marmoratus
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously very moist
Fertilizer suggestions Use Flower fertilizer (e.g. N8-P12-K6).
Mist requirements Mist every 3 days
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm constant temperatures through the whole year (average around 22 °C).
pH range 6.1 - 7.8
Acidity preference loves neutral pH conditions
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate tropical rainforest

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Names

Other common names Lipstick Plant, Tiger Stripe
Family Gesneriaceae

Characteristics

Growth form vine - climbing plant
Hardiness USDA 11 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of 4°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • green
  • yellow
Leaf color
  • green
  • maroon