Full sun; moderate water. Evergreen shrubby vine to 15ft+. Dark green broadly-ovate pointed leaves have a slightly wavy margin. Magenta red bracts in multiple flushes over a long season from late spring through fall and often into winter; if planted in more shade, the bracts will be more of a bluish red color. Drought tolerant once established. Useful on trellis or as easy groundcover. Thrives in containers with regular water. Attracts hummingbirds.