40 (100)cm, Chilean Dutch Man's Pipe makes perennial short stalked, creeping vines from a perennial woody base. It has medium sized, heartshaped, plain green, leathery leaves with pale green nerves and showy, dark reedish black to greenish yellow pipe-flowers covered with white hairs inside the tube. An easily cultivated subtropical species from lowlands in northern Chile. For any rich, very well drained soil in full sun throughout the year. Ideal for a heated greenhouse or a warm wintergarden. In winter keep plants rather dry at a minimum of some 10°C. VI-VIII.