Evergreen to deciduous climber with thorny stems; vigorous green foliage which is entire; flowers in showy bracts of 3; double flowers and variegated plants available.
Plant Form or Habit: cascading
Plant Use: specimen hanging basket
Flower Color: Purple, red, orange, pink, white
Blooming Period: spring summer
Height: climbs 12-15 feet
Width: determined by size of container
Foliage Texture: medium
Heat Tolerance: high
Water Requirements: medium
Additional Comments: Provide bright light with good humidity; keep soil slightly damp during the growing season; goes dormant in the winter so reduce watering; repot infrequently.