- Interesting Foliage, Easy Care
- Light Preference/Tolerated (Bright Indirect Light, Medium Light)
- Average Watering Needs
- Mature Height 12-24 inches
- Pet Safe
Lipstick Plant ‘Black Pagoda’ is a perfect beginner houseplant since it’s easy to care for. It tolerates dryness with ease, and is able to thrive in low to medium light. The Black Pagoda is excellent for hanging baskets with its beautiful, cascading growth habit. It features mottled dark-green foliage and bright orange flowers. The Black Pagoda Lipstick Plant will brighten up any room with its nearly year-round blooms!
Best Locations For Growing Black Pagoda Lipstick Plant
The Black Pagoda Lipstick plant is perfect for hanging baskets. This plant will thrive anywhere in your house where you haveplenty of morning sunshine. It will grow more vigorously in warmer weather, with a minimum temperature tolerance of 60 degrees F.
Black Pagoda Lipstick Plant Sunlight Requirements
This plant prefers low to medium light, ideally bright direct morning light. However, it needs to be shaded from the harsh afternoon sunlight. An east- or west-facing window would be perfect for the Black Pagoda.
Black Pagoda Lipstick Plant Care
This plant will not need frequent repotting. They can remain in a limited space for a while without any harm. Repot when the plant looks too large for its current container. They’re the perfect houseplant for neglectful waterers, and can tolerate a dry atmosphere. Additionally, this plant is resistant to most insect pests.
Watering Black Pagoda Lipstick Plant
This plant is able to tolerate periods of dryness well. Water when the soil is visually dry to avoid over watering. If kept too wet, this plant will be susceptible to root rot and pests.
Feeding Black Pagoda Lipstick Plant
Fertilize using an all-purpose, balanced fertilizer (i.e. 10-10-10 or 7-9-5 NPK ratio) every 1-2 months. Dilute approximately ½ tsp. of fertilizer in one gallon of water.
Black Pagoda Lipstick Plant Information
|Light Exposure: Bright Indirect Light, Medium Light|
|Care Requirements: Easy|
|Watering Requirements: Average - When the top 2 inches of the soil dries out.|
|Pet Friendly: Yes|
|Kid Friendly: Yes|
|Air Purifier: Low|
|Growth Rate: Fast|
|Mature Height: 12-24 inches|
|Mature Spread: 1-2 feet|
|Flower Color(s): Orange|
|Flower Shade/Description: Orange|
|Foliage Type: Variegated|
|Foliage Color(s): Green, Purple|
|Foliage Description: Dark Green, Variegated, Purple|
|Temperature: 60° - 85°F (16° - 29°C)|
|Humidity: Average - High|
|Common Name: Black Pagoda Lipstick Plant|
|Other Name(s): Black Pagoda|
|Scientific Name: Aeschynanthus longicaulis 'Black Pagoda'|
|Plant Type: House Plant|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
For information on how to care for you new plant please check out our guide. Guide: How to Care for Your New Plant(s)
Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert. There are many variables outside our control and yours that can cause the demise of your plant(s). Examples would be hungry animals, drought, poor soil conditions, over watering, disease, insects & many other factors. The Plant Addicts Warranty is a 1 year warranty protecting you from all the unknowns and will replace your plant if it moves on to the plant afterlife.
The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
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Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.