Scientific name: Aeschynanthus scooby doo
Scooooby dooooby dooooooo....
The sheer glory of this Lipstick variety will have you enthralled!
Dense curly foliage adorns long trailing tendril-like stems, the ends of which are the scene worthy of awe: tight clusters of flowers that lend this beauty its name: screeching red lipsticks.
Lipstick Vines are easy to care for and will flower more readily with regular watering and bright light.
Styling Tip: Let your plant trail within a hanger, or place on a surface with ample room to let the stems come to their full presence.
Follow these instructions to keep your Lipstick Vine Scooby Doo healthy and happy.
Water: Water generously once a week
Light: Plenty of bright indirect sunlight with preference for some soft direct sunlight
Humidity: Appreciates some humidity, but no adjustments should be necessary in the standard home environment
Fertilize: Feed with good organic fertilizer every 2 weeks during the growing season (Spring / Summer), reduce to once a month in dormancy period.
We use a network of vetted couriers to safely deliver your order. The costs and delivery times are as follows:
Collections: 83 Kloof Nek Road, Gardens, Cape Town
No Charge. We'll notify you once your order is ready, usually 1-2 days from order.
Cape Town & Surrounds
R50 fee, delivery usually within 1-3 working days from order.
Major Centers (Jhb, Dbn etc)
R85 fee, delivery usually within 4-5 working days from order.
Regional Areas (e.g. Hermanus)
R100 fee, delivery 1-3 days from order (CPT regional), 4-5 days (rest of SA)
Unfortunately, we are not able to deliver to rural areas, such as farms.
If you would like to add special delivery instructions or a handwritten note to your order, please leave us a note at checkout under 'Special Instructions For Seller', when viewing your cart.