Pronunciation: (ees-kin-an-thus) Family: Lipstick Vine, Royal Red Bugler, GESNERIACEAE Midsummer-flowering relatives of the African Violet, Aeschynanthus are succulent-leafed trailers from South-east Asia. They are generally grown in baskets of moist, acid compost and hung in a warm, humid position in semi-shade. They need plenty of water in the warm-weather growing season. The flowers look like … Continue reading AESCHYNANTHUS