• Light: Bright indirect light is perfect for these plants.

    Watering: Too much water is disastrous for growing lipstick plants. You should water the plants moderately and be sure not to soak the soil or you risk root rot and fungal problems.

    Humidity: The lipstick plant enjoys high humidity, as it would be subject to in its natural environment in the tropics.

    Temp: Temperatures between 70-80 degrees is perfect for these plants.

    Soil: Use an airy soil that will drain thoroughly, as excessive moisture may promote fungal diseases like root rot.

    Fertilizer: Feed once a month with a higher nitrogen fertilizer.

    Toxicity: Moderately toxic to animals

    Information may vary depending on plant variation