Columnea gloriosa

Goldfish Plant

$15.00 USD

Goldfish plants (Columnea gloriosa) come from the Central and South American tropics and derive their common name from the unusual shape of their flowers, which somewhat resemble Goldfish. Under ideal conditions, the goldfish hanging plant blooms in a variety of reds, oranges, and yellows. The leaves are generally 2 to 3 inches long, thick, waxy, and dark green. The stems are vining and can reach 3 feet long.

Available in 6" hanging basket

Caring for your Columnea gloriosa

Bright Indirect

Water Regularly

NOT Pet Safe


  • Full sun to bright indirect light
  • Plant in a light and coarse mix of materials. It should not hold water for an extended period of time.  Coarse sphagnum moss or a combination of sphagnum moss, perlite, and orchid bark in equal quantities will work well.
  • Water when soil feels dry, every 10-14 days.
Shipping & Returns
  • Local Delivery: Delivery is available during shop hours and take place between 11am to 4pm. Delivery fee based on location will be added at checkout.
  • Store Pickup: If you live outside of our delivery radius or would like to stop by our Maplewood stop, store pickup is available from our 87 Baker St shop during operating hours.