Plant Catalog - AGAPETES SERPENS 1
AGAPETES SERPENS 1
An unusual, epiphytic perennial that is native to the Himalayas. Arching evergreen branches grow from a caudex base. Stunning flowers display flared crimson petals, infused with a darker red chevron pattern. Flowers droop from arching stems like urn-shaped lanterns. Lavender-hued berries. Prefers humidity and protection from strong sun. Attracts hummingbirds.
USDA zone: 9 - 10
Sunset zones: 15 - 16, 17 - 18, 22
Mature size: 3 - 5 feet high and wide
Light needs: tolerates full sun on coast, part shade everywhere else
Water needs: regular