These plants are perennial herbs. The Aeschynanthus speciosus has a climber deportment. Aeschynanthus speciosus Is an evergreen; during summer iIt assumes a orange colouring; the adult specimens are small in size and reach 60 cm high.
Exposure Aeschynanthus speciosus
For a balanced development, it is best to position the The Aeschynanthus speciosus in a partially shady place, where it can enjoy direct sunlight only during the coolest hours of the day. We suggest growing the The Aeschynanthus speciosus In the house or in a warmed greenhouse; when the minimum temperatures go past 15įC it is possible to move them outside.We suggest locating the vases in a pretty bright place, although avoiding direct sunlight, which could damage the foliage.
Watering Aeschynanthus speciosus
Water regularly, every The , wetting the ground deeply with 2-3 glasses of water , always waiting for the soil to be dry before watering; avoid leaving stagnant water. It is advisable to water the plants avoiding to leave water in the saucer, because stagnant water often develops fungal diseases.
Treatments Aeschynanthus speciosus
As the day-time temperatures rise at the beginning of the spring, it is agreeable to practice a preventive treatment, with a wide-range insecticide, which should be applied when there arenít flowerings in the garden. Before the buds become too large, it is advisable to also treat them with a wide-range fungicide, to prevent the development of fungal diseases which spread easily when there is an elevated environmental moisture.
Soil Aeschynanthus speciosus
Cultivate in a good soil of an average mix, which slightly withholds humidity.
Notes - Aeschynanthus speciosus
If desired, we can grow the The Aeschynanthus speciosus in a container. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.