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Twisted Lipstick Plant

Aeschynanthus 'Twister'

Also known as

Lipstick Plant 'Twister', Red Bugle Vine 'Twister'

Photo by tiamosta (All rights reserved)

Partial Shade
Light watering


RHS hardiness


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A close up of some succulent green leaves on a Aeschynanthus 'Twister' plant
A photo of Twisted Lipstick Plant

Twisted Lipstick Plant Overview

Aeschynanthus 'Twister' is sometime sold as Aeschynanthus radicans 'Rasta', it also known by the common names Twisted Lipstick Plant, Lipstick Plant 'Twister' and Red Bugle Vine 'Twister'. It is an unusual succulent perennial from the Gesneriaceae family, grown for its attractive twister leaves and bright red blooms. This plant enjoys humidity, warm temperatures and bright light, do not expose to freezing temperatures and reduce watering in the winter. This cultivar is protected under intellectual property laws by Plant Breeders' Rights. These provide the breeder of new plants exclusive control over the plant material for a set amount of time.

Special features of Twisted Lipstick Plant

Attractive leaves

Attractive flowers

Pot plant

Indoor plant


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