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Another plant id

Posted by lizkuntne 7 (My Page) on
Wed, Feb 26, 14 at 22:55

Lowe's had this EA plant without a label or tag. I hope it's a hoya, but not being an expert, I need to ask. I love the pretty mottled leaves. They look like a maroon and green mosaic. I hope it has pretty flowers and a scent too!

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RE: Another plant id

Hi Liz,

Sorry, while it is lovely, it's not a Hoya. Some kind of Aeschenanthes, Lipstick plant, or something like that.

RE: Another plant id

Yes, thank you, it's a lipstick plant. Very pretty though - it's a keeper for me. Thank you for the id.

RE: Another plant id

You're most welcome, glad to know I nailed it. Cool plant, enjoy!

RE: Another plant id

Pirate Girl nailed it...its a Lipstick plant.

I had one many years ago I think its called 'black pagoda' lipstick plant...Sadly it froze during one of our unexpected freezes :o(

Very cool if I'm not mistaken

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