|A good hanging plant with leathery, fleshy leaves, 1 3/4-inches long and tinged purple at the margins. Bears terminal clusters of 2 or 3 red flowers with purple calyces, in clusters at the tips of the vines. Best grown in a humid hothouse; needs high temperatures to flower. Likes to be misted, but not while in flower. Also known as Aeschynanthus lobbianus.