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A picture of a Lipstick Plant 'Twister'

Lipstick Plant 'Twister'

Aeschynanthus 'Twister'

Also known as

Red Bugle Vine 'Twister', Twisted Lipstick Plant

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Partial Shade
Light watering


USDA zone


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A close up of some succulent green leaves on a Aeschynanthus 'Twister' plant
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Lipstick Plant 'Twister' Overview

Aeschynanthus 'Twister' is sometime sold as Aeschynanthus radicans 'Rasta', it also known by the common names Twisted Lipstick Plant, Lipstick Plant 'Twister' and Red Bugle Vine 'Twister'. It is an unusual succulent perennial from the Gesneriaceae family, grown for its attractive twister leaves and bright red blooms. This plant enjoys humidity, warm temperatures and bright light, do not expose to freezing temperatures and reduce watering in the winter. This cultivar is protected under intellectual property laws by Plant Breeders' Rights. These provide the breeder of new plants exclusive control over the plant material for a set amount of time.

Special features of Lipstick Plant 'Twister'

Attractive leaves

Attractive flowers

Pot plant

Indoor plant