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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Common names
  • Wax Plant
  • Hoya
  • Porcelain Flower

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Location: Oceanside, California 
Date: 2021-08-30
In my garden
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2020-11-03
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2022-07-23
This plant has really grown in the 2 years I've had it.
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2021-09-13
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2021-10-30
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2021-10-23
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2021-11-01
Location: My Garden
Date: 2013-10-01
Leaves on this Hoya are often tri colored, trimmed with a rosey p
Location: My Garden
Date: 2013-07-30
Mid summer bloomer, not much fragrance
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2021-10-29
Location: My Garden
Date: 2014-05-13
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2020-07-04
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2020-07-04
Location: Oceanside, California 
Date: 2021-08-23
In my garden
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2022-04-11
Location: Oceanside, California 
Date: 2021-05-05

Date: 2021-06-06
Peduncles
Location: SRQHoyas
Date: 2015-02-11
Hoya macrophylla 'variegated' IML 1622
Location: SRQHoyas
Date: 2015-02-11
Hoya macrophylla 'variegated' IML 1622
Location: SRQHoyas
Date: 2015-02-11
Hoya macrophylla 'variegated' IML 1622
Location: SRQHoyas
Hoya macrophylla 'variegated' IML 1622
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Date: 2008-10-07
Juvenile plant grown from a cutting.
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MySecretIslandGarden On January 21, 2023 Maintenance performed
Hanging on Koi Pond Arch.
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