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Aeschynanthus cordifolius

Photo by Ron Myhr
Grown at Smithsonian Institution Greenhouses

The flower on this plant is similar to that of A. tricolor, but the trailing habit with stems up to a meter long is different than usually seen on plants labeled as that species.  A closeup of the flower better illustrates the unusual and attractive form.

 

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