Columnea Oerstediana (Scarlet Trails)

(Gesneriaceac) origin: Costa Rica

One of the best trailing house plants, either in a hanging pot or small hanging basket. Tiny green leaves densely cover the entire length of the long trailing stems. Produces brilliant scarlet tubular flowers in spring, which soon drop in a hot, dry atmosphere. Prefers 60° F. (16° C.) and humidity in a semi-shaded position. Keep the soil moist in summer, but allow to dry out between watering in winter.

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05. February 2013 by admin
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