Aeschynanthus radicans ‘Variegata’ is a tropical vine native to Southeast Asia. The oval leaves are dark green with a creamy mottling. It has a vining growth habit. The tubular shaped flowers are bright red and very showy. This makes a very nice hanging basket. This variegation shows up more in the cooler part of the year. In the summer it can lose its variegation.
Care of Aeschynanthus radicans ‘Variegata’
Shade to partial sun, temp. 55 to 95 degrees, mounding to 8in. trailing to 18in. allow getting fairly dry between watering. Use room temperature water and keep away from drafts.Family: Gesneriaceae