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Hoya Carnosa

Botanical Name:

Hoya carnosa

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Jun, Jul, Aug, Mar, Apr, May

Plant Type

Cactus/Succulent, Vine, Semisucculent vine with large leaves and heavily scented umbels of white flowers that drip copious nectar.

Lifespan

Perennial

Flower

Flowers are white to pink and shiny and hairy, with five-point centers, in clusters of up to 30. They may produce a sticky sap.

Benefits
Attracts

Butterflies

Hummingbirds

Taxonomy

Order

Gentianales

Family

Apocynaceae

Genus

Hoya

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