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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Cactus/Succulent
Vine
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
Variegated
Other: Variegated with shades of green, white and pink.
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
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
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Hoya kerii losing new leaves by Tequila23 Sep 1, 2021 2:20 PM 14
Growing Hoya outdoors in Florida, any recommendations? by Sweetjane770 Jun 16, 2021 3:02 PM 6
Help with massive Hoya by thalianova Mar 15, 2021 6:28 PM 5
Hoya Kerrii by Ristow18 Jan 29, 2021 6:04 PM 10
black dots on hoya leaves by jessh Nov 14, 2020 12:36 PM 8
Please Help With Marks on Macrophylla by neesh19 Dec 10, 2020 9:15 PM 27
A hoya conundrum... by hlutzow Feb 15, 2021 2:13 PM 23
Time to post variegated, gold, purple, spotted all colors of the rainbow foliage by bumplbea Oct 25, 2020 7:59 AM 249
Help me choose, maybe? Pep Hope vs Xerosicyos Danguyi by noobsnoot Jun 15, 2020 12:50 AM 1
Hoya macrophylla albomarginated/variegated by Gina1960 Jul 13, 2020 7:39 AM 19

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