Rio, the Cissus amazonica
1″ STARTER PLANT
*Terracotta pot in photo sold separately.
Meet Rio! He’ll be your guide on your Amazon journey today. Hands and feet inside the canoe at all times, please. And you can forget about cell phone reception. Is that a line of caimans watching from the banks? Trust Rio to keep you safe as he navigates along, wrapping tendrils around branches to help you find your way through the jungle. The humidity can be overpowering but that’s just the way he likes it. He’s got the rainforest in his soul and will always share it with you.
We recommend planting this plug in our regular potting soil.
- Common name: Amazon Jungle Vine
- Likes bright to medium indirect light, no direct sun.
- Water regularly and keep humidity as high as possible. Great plant for a terrarium!
- This tropical vine climbs by tendrils.
- Generally non-toxic.
- Skill Level: Intermediate