The Main Plant entry for Hoyas (Hoya)

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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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Common names
  • Wax Plant

Photo Gallery
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2019-05-15
Location: Tampa Bay, Florida 
Date: June
Hoya
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2019-05-15
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2023-07-18
Location: Port Orange, Florida
Date: 2018-10-23
Location: From my collection. Poland.
Location: My garden
Date: 2020-09-12
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2020-03-15
Buds in different stages of development.
Uploaded by blueeyes
Uploaded by mjsponies
Location: From my collection. Poland.
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2015-06-04
No longer have this Hoya and can't recall the name.
Location: Houston
Date: 2012-05-02
Location: My garden
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2019-05-02
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2019-08-13
Hoya pubicalyx (can't remember which cultivar)
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Date: 2012-05-29
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2023-12-21
Location: From my collection. Poland.
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2020-07-16
Hoya pubicalyx and Hoya obovata
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2021-10-29
Tiny rose-bud like blooms of Hoya heuschkeliana
Uploaded by plantladylin
Location: Maine
Date: 2022-09-29
Uploaded by jojoe
Uploaded by mjsponies

Date: 2011-10-05
Uploaded by needrain
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2020-04-19
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Date: 2013-07-29
#Pollination
Location: From my collection. Poland.
Hoya parasitica albomarginata

Date: 2021-09-19
Location: My garden east bed near coneflower 
Date: 2023-01-16
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Date: 2014-05-02
Uploaded by plantladylin
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Date: 2014-06-16
Uploaded by extranjera
Uploaded by plantladylin
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2019-08-13
Hoya pubicalyx (can't remember which cultivar)
Location: Houston
Date: 7-22-11
Uploaded by tarev
Uploaded by tarev
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2008-07-04

Date: 2021-09-19
Location: From my collection. Poland.
Hoya parasitica albomarginata
Location: From my collection. Poland.
Hoya kerrii
Location: Plano, TX
Date: 2015-02-04
Hoya sp. 33 (AP1054)
Location: Kambald WA
Date: 5/1/2017
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Date: 2015-04-04
Uploaded by jojoe
Location: Ingleside. Illinois
Date: 2022-05-14
Uploaded by tarev
Uploaded by Cinta

Date: 2014-03-07
Location: Tampa, FL
Date: 2016-01-13
A variety for sale at USF Botanical Gardens
Uploaded by needrain
Location: Aloha Hoyas
Hoya archboldiana x Hoya onychoides SRQ 3117
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Date: 2014-02-11 
Hoya pubicalyx with colorful leaves from being grown in a lot of
Location: Portland Nursery, Portland Or.
  • Uploaded by Joy
Uploaded by DogsNDaylilies
Uploaded by tarev
Uploaded by plantladylin
Uploaded by tarev
Uploaded by plantladylin
Uploaded by Carolyn22
Uploaded by Paul2032

Date: 2014-03-07
Uploaded by plantladylin
Location: SRQHoyas
Hoya archboldiana x H macgillivrayi 'Rainforest' SRQ 3067
Location: My garden
Cutting from possibly 50 yr old original plant;
Location: SRQHoyas
Date: 2015-02-02
Hoya archboldiana x H onychoides SRQ 3117
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Date: 2012-07-07
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2015-08-14
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2008-07-04
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Date: 2012-05-29
Location: San Clemente
Date: 2019-11-20
Location: My garden
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2015-05-13
Location: Sebastian,  Florida
Date: 2015-05-13
Location: Oceanside, California 
Date: 2021-06-15
Hoya Maenam IML 1420. Striking veining on leaves and also leaves

Date: 2009-07-24 
Cuttings rooting
Location: Daytona Beach, Florida
Date: 2012-05-29 
Received as a cutting labeled Hoya parviflora which has been dete
Location: My garden
Date: 2019-06-05
It’s rooting!  New leaf
Location: Oceanside, California 
Date: 2021-06-15
Hoya Maenam IML 1420. The leaves on this one not only have striki
Comments:
  • Posted by terrafirma (NE. FL. - Zone 9a) on Aug 24, 2014 10:10 AM concerning plant:
    An evergreen vine that must have a very rich, loose, well-drained soil. It has thick waxy leaves and tight clusters of small waxy flowers. Seems to bloom best when pot-bound. Don't prune out flowering wood. New blossom clusters appear from stumps of old ones.
Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Photo credit by SRQHoyas Feb 9, 2015 5:10 PM 4
Lovely combination by Baja_Costero May 17, 2019 1:18 PM 3
Do you know the hoya species name? by ForTheWin May 27, 2020 1:57 PM 1
This is not Hoya 'Rebecca' by plantladylin Jan 18, 2021 1:50 PM 2
Mislabeled? by plantladylin Jan 8, 2024 1:34 PM 1

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