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  • Botanical Name: Aeschynanthus radicans
  • Common Name(s): Lipstick Curly

Curly Lipstick Plant: Nature’s Whimsical Elegance

The Curly Lipstick Plant, a botanical wonder, enchants with its whimsical elegance. Scientifically named Aeschynanthus radicans ‘Curly,’ this tropical beauty unfurls cascading vines adorned with tube-shaped, vivid red flowers reminiscent of tiny lipsticks. Originating from Southeast Asia, it thrives in filtered light, gracing indoor spaces with its unique charm. The Curly variety boasts leaves with intriguing, curling edges, adding a playful twist to its exotic allure. With its low-maintenance nature and captivating aesthetics, this Lipstick Plant invites you to embrace the delightful dance of nature, where elegance meets a touch of enchanting whimsy.

Curly Lipstick Plant Care Guide: Nurturing Whimsical Elegance in Your Indoor Wonderland

Embark on a botanical adventure with the Curly Lipstick Plant—a captivating houseplant distinguished by its unique curled foliage and charming red blooms. This comprehensive care guide is thoughtfully crafted to empower you with the knowledge needed to cultivate and sustain the beauty of your Curly Lipstick Plant, ensuring a tapestry of whimsical elegance within the enchanting embrace of your indoor wonderland.

I. Light:

  1. Filtered Bright Light: Position the Curly Lipstick Plant in filtered bright light to showcase the curls in its foliage and encourage vibrant flowering.
  2. Protect from Harsh Sunlight: Shield the plant from direct sunlight, especially during the intense afternoon sun.

II. Temperature:

  1. Warm Environment: Maintain a temperature range of 65°F to 75°F (18°C to 24°C) for optimal growth.
  2. Avoid Cold Drafts: Protect the plant from cold drafts and sudden temperature fluctuations.

III. Humidity:

  1. Moderate to High Humidity: Curly Lipstick Plant appreciates moderate to high humidity levels; consider misting or using a humidity tray.
  2. Grouping with Other Plants: Grouping with other plants can create a microclimate with increased humidity.

IV. Watering:

  1. Consistent Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist during the growing season (spring and summer).
  2. Reduce in Winter: In the dormant period (fall and winter), allow the top inch of soil to dry before watering.

V. Soil:

  1. Well-Draining Mix: Choose a well-draining potting mix to prevent waterlogged soil and promote healthy root development.
  2. Peat-Based Mix: Incorporate a peat-based mix to enhance moisture retention.

VI. Fertilization:

  1. Balanced Liquid Fertilizer: Feed with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 2-4 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer).
  2. Dilution for Young Plants: Dilute fertilizer for young or recently acquired Curly Lipstick Plants.

VII. Pruning:

  1. Encourage Bushiness: Pinch back growing tips to encourage a bushier appearance.
  2. Remove Spent Blooms: Prune spent flowers to redirect energy for new growth.

VIII. Support:

  1. Sturdy Trellis or Stake: Provide support for the trailing vines, especially as the plant matures.
  2. Adjust Support as Needed: As the plant grows, adjust the support structure to accommodate its size.

IX. Repotting:

  1. When Root-Bound: Repot when the roots outgrow the current container, typically every 1-2 years.
  2. Spring Ideal: Spring is an ideal time for repotting to coincide with the plant’s active growth phase.

X. Propagation:

  1. Stem Cuttings: Propagate through stem cuttings, ensuring each cutting has a node and a few leaves.
  2. Rooting Hormone for Success: Use rooting hormone to enhance the success rate of stem cuttings.

XI. Common Issues:

  1. Yellowing Leaves: Adjust watering practices and ensure proper drainage if yellowing occurs.
  2. Pests: Monitor for common pests such as spider mites and aphids; treat promptly if detected.

XII. Aesthetic Tips:

  1. Curled Foliage Showcase: Highlight the whimsical curls of the Curly Lipstick Plant by placing it in a prominent location.
  2. Red Blooms Amidst Curls: Celebrate the charming red blooms nestled amidst the curled foliage for a delightful visual contrast.

Immerse yourself in the whimsical elegance of the Curly Lipstick Plant as it transforms your indoor wonderland into a haven of botanical charm. By following this care guide tailored to its unique needs, you’ll witness your plant thrive, becoming a captivating centerpiece within your home. May your Curly Lipstick Plant continue to unveil whimsical beauty and bring continual joy to your living space.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $50.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

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   Free Shipping on Order more than $50
   We offer replacement or a refund for damaged plant
   Only ship the healthy plants to you
   Over 400+ plants you can choose for your home

add a pot for your plant

quick plant care guide

Product Information

Information

  • Botanical Name: Aeschynanthus radicans
  • Common Name(s): Lipstick Curly

Curly Lipstick Plant: Nature’s Whimsical Elegance

The Curly Lipstick Plant, a botanical wonder, enchants with its whimsical elegance. Scientifically named Aeschynanthus radicans ‘Curly,’ this tropical beauty unfurls cascading vines adorned with tube-shaped, vivid red flowers reminiscent of tiny lipsticks. Originating from Southeast Asia, it thrives in filtered light, gracing indoor spaces with its unique charm. The Curly variety boasts leaves with intriguing, curling edges, adding a playful twist to its exotic allure. With its low-maintenance nature and captivating aesthetics, this Lipstick Plant invites you to embrace the delightful dance of nature, where elegance meets a touch of enchanting whimsy.

Curly Lipstick Plant Care Guide: Nurturing Whimsical Elegance in Your Indoor Wonderland

Embark on a botanical adventure with the Curly Lipstick Plant—a captivating houseplant distinguished by its unique curled foliage and charming red blooms. This comprehensive care guide is thoughtfully crafted to empower you with the knowledge needed to cultivate and sustain the beauty of your Curly Lipstick Plant, ensuring a tapestry of whimsical elegance within the enchanting embrace of your indoor wonderland.

I. Light:

  1. Filtered Bright Light: Position the Curly Lipstick Plant in filtered bright light to showcase the curls in its foliage and encourage vibrant flowering.
  2. Protect from Harsh Sunlight: Shield the plant from direct sunlight, especially during the intense afternoon sun.

II. Temperature:

  1. Warm Environment: Maintain a temperature range of 65°F to 75°F (18°C to 24°C) for optimal growth.
  2. Avoid Cold Drafts: Protect the plant from cold drafts and sudden temperature fluctuations.

III. Humidity:

  1. Moderate to High Humidity: Curly Lipstick Plant appreciates moderate to high humidity levels; consider misting or using a humidity tray.
  2. Grouping with Other Plants: Grouping with other plants can create a microclimate with increased humidity.

IV. Watering:

  1. Consistent Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist during the growing season (spring and summer).
  2. Reduce in Winter: In the dormant period (fall and winter), allow the top inch of soil to dry before watering.

V. Soil:

  1. Well-Draining Mix: Choose a well-draining potting mix to prevent waterlogged soil and promote healthy root development.
  2. Peat-Based Mix: Incorporate a peat-based mix to enhance moisture retention.

VI. Fertilization:

  1. Balanced Liquid Fertilizer: Feed with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 2-4 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer).
  2. Dilution for Young Plants: Dilute fertilizer for young or recently acquired Curly Lipstick Plants.

VII. Pruning:

  1. Encourage Bushiness: Pinch back growing tips to encourage a bushier appearance.
  2. Remove Spent Blooms: Prune spent flowers to redirect energy for new growth.

VIII. Support:

  1. Sturdy Trellis or Stake: Provide support for the trailing vines, especially as the plant matures.
  2. Adjust Support as Needed: As the plant grows, adjust the support structure to accommodate its size.

IX. Repotting:

  1. When Root-Bound: Repot when the roots outgrow the current container, typically every 1-2 years.
  2. Spring Ideal: Spring is an ideal time for repotting to coincide with the plant’s active growth phase.

X. Propagation:

  1. Stem Cuttings: Propagate through stem cuttings, ensuring each cutting has a node and a few leaves.
  2. Rooting Hormone for Success: Use rooting hormone to enhance the success rate of stem cuttings.

XI. Common Issues:

  1. Yellowing Leaves: Adjust watering practices and ensure proper drainage if yellowing occurs.
  2. Pests: Monitor for common pests such as spider mites and aphids; treat promptly if detected.

XII. Aesthetic Tips:

  1. Curled Foliage Showcase: Highlight the whimsical curls of the Curly Lipstick Plant by placing it in a prominent location.
  2. Red Blooms Amidst Curls: Celebrate the charming red blooms nestled amidst the curled foliage for a delightful visual contrast.

Immerse yourself in the whimsical elegance of the Curly Lipstick Plant as it transforms your indoor wonderland into a haven of botanical charm. By following this care guide tailored to its unique needs, you’ll witness your plant thrive, becoming a captivating centerpiece within your home. May your Curly Lipstick Plant continue to unveil whimsical beauty and bring continual joy to your living space.

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Check more

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $199.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

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