Plant Care Orange Lipstick Plant

Orange Lipstick Plant

Taxonomy

Aeschynanthus x splendidus
Aeschynanthus
Gesneriaceae
Lamiales

How to care for Orange Lipstick Plant

Water

How often to water your Orange Lipstick Plant

Water needs for Orange Lipstick Plant
0.5 cups
every 9

Orange Lipstick Plant needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Westerville, Ohio.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Orange Lipstick Plant

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Orange Lipstick Plant in Westerville, Ohio

Westerville, Ohio

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Growing Orange Lipstick Plant in Westerville right now

Light needs for plant Orange Lipstick Plant in Westerville, Ohio

Plant growth potential is currently very high 📈

June 27th, 2022

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Westerville is currently very high 📈. The plant growth potential in your area is currently at its peak! 🌿

The availability of high quality sunl…

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Light needs for plant Orange Lipstick Plant in Westerville, Ohio

Sunlight will increase by 0.7% ☀️

June 29th, 2022

Westerville is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Westerville is expected to increase by 0.7% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 20.1 megajoules of energy p…

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Light needs for plant Orange Lipstick Plant in Westerville, Ohio

Daylight will increase by 0.2 hours 📈

June 28th, 2022

This month, Westerville is getting an average of 11.2 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 1% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 14.6 total hours of d…

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Finding light for Orange Lipstick Plant in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Orange Lipstick Plant: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Orange Lipstick Plant may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Westerville, Ohio ☀️.️

This is a great time to watch your Orange Lipstick Plant thrive 🌿!

Nutrients

How to fertilize Orange Lipstick Plant

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Orange Lipstick Plant: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Orange Lipstick Plant after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

When to repot Orange Lipstick Plant

Nutrient needs for plant Orange Lipstick Plant in Westerville, Ohio

Is this a good time of year to repot? Yes! 🪴

June 29th, 2022

The growing potential in Westerville is high 📈.

It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot a…

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Care Summary for Orange Lipstick Plant

Orange Lipstick Plant

Orange Lipstick Plant


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on your location in Westerville, Ohio, the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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