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Columnea hirta
 
Ratings and Awards
This plant has been given an Award of Merit by the Royal Horticultural Society.


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This plant is an evergreen perennial. This is usually classified as a subshrub. The bright reddish-orange flowers are to 8cm long. The rather stiff trailing stems are covered with dull green leaves, making this a good plant for an indoor hanging basket.
characteristics
It's shape is described as pendulous. It grows to a height of 0.1m and 0.6m in width. It has oval foliage that is green. It produces flowers during spring that are tubular in shape and orange in colour.
conditions and care
This is a tender plant.