Ruspolia hypocrateriformis is a fairly hardy, evergreen, scrambling woody shrub, with bright green, ovate leaves. Pinwheel, crimson-red flowers are arranged in a spike. Fruits are dry, explosively splitting capsules. Butterflies are attracted to Ruspolia hypocrateriformis by the large amount of nectar that these flowers produce.
Grow in semi-shade and water moderately. It can withstand some frost. It is an ideal plant from a small screen.
You may find stock of this plant at Random Harvest.