Hoya (Hoya macrophylla 'Variegata') in the Hoyas Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 10a -1.1 °C (30 °F) to +1.7 °C (35 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: Climbs 4 to 6 feet or more
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Variegated with shades of green, white and pink.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Other: Creamy-white with pink tips
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic

Leaves on this Hoya are often tri colored, trimmed with a rosey p

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Show your pretty variegated foliage! by plantladylin Nov 7, 2019 5:55 PM 130
Hoya Kerrii Help!! by shellsneeden Sep 19, 2019 6:32 PM 13
Update on my Hoya kerrii (Sweetheart Hoya) by wgriff46 Oct 14, 2019 11:41 AM 13
New enthusiast's collection by Magpie26 Nov 7, 2019 8:08 PM 25
My hoya Macrophylla by Wheezy807 Aug 26, 2019 12:38 PM 14
Is it just me? EA Hoyas by brightorchid Nov 3, 2019 10:49 PM 64
New to orchids so is there a cheapish led grow light that yields great results? by Macquig Aug 16, 2019 12:34 PM 4
Hoya ID by carlysuko Aug 4, 2019 12:51 AM 8
May I have a few care tips on my Hoya carnosa? by JaeinLoris Sep 10, 2019 1:11 AM 6
Advice selecting hoya to grow indoors by Sproquita Jul 12, 2019 1:08 PM 10

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