Hoya (Hoya pentaphlebia) in the Hoyas Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Posted by mjsponies (Central Florida) on May 30, 2015 11:19 AM

Easy Hoya to grow, but can be a bit slow to bring to bloom if not given enough light. Wonderful large leaves can take on a red tinge. The blooms have a fresh lemony scent, almost like the furniture polish, Pledge, but lighter and fresher.

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