A picture of a Columnea arguta

Columnea arguta

Columnea arguta

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Columnea arguta Overview

This is a pendent epiphytic shrub native to Panama, South America. The grey-green leaves are lance-shaped with a round base to 2cm. The single flowers are red streaked with white.

Common problems with Columnea arguta

How to propagate Columnea arguta

Cuttings

Tip cuttings after flowering.

Other uses of Columnea arguta

Grown for their showy flowers.