Lipstick vine has pointy, waxy leaves and blooms with bright clusters of flowers. Vivid red blossoms emerge from a dark maroon bud reminiscent of a tube of lipstick. water the plants moderately and be sure not to soak the soil. lipstick vine will not bloom without adequate light. The plant needs bright light for a portion of the day, but not all day long. Sold in 4″ or 6″ containers.