PlantsHoyas→Wax Plant (Hoya 'Rebecca')

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Cactus/Succulent
Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial 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)
Plant Height: Trails and climbs 6 to 8 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Attains reddish hues when grown in high light.
Fruit: Other: Twin narrow pods containing numerous silky seeds.
Fruiting Time: Late summer or early fall
Fall
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Pink with star shaped yellow corona
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies
Flies
Various insects
Containers: Suitable for hanging baskets
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic

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Location: My gardenDate: 2016-10-01The very first bloom on this plant, which I won from a raffle her
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Location: From my collection.Date: 2015-02-06
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Location: From my collection.Date: 2015-08-16
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Location: From my collection.Date: 2015-08-15
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Location: From my collection.Date: 2015-08-16
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Location: From my collection.Date: 2015-02-06
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Location: My gardenDate: 2016-09-28
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Location: From my collection. Poland.
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Location: My gardenDate: 2016-09-28
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Plant Events from our members
Suga On November 11, 2015 Potted up
Suga On November 5, 2015 Obtained plant
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Hoya krohniana peduncle by Mariedorer Feb 10, 2020 7:09 AM 73
Hoya Linearis and friends by Adriennevs Jan 5, 2020 3:54 PM 6
Show your Spring blooms by mjsponies Aug 2, 2017 5:50 PM 61
I'm Going to Be a First Time Mom! by Suga Oct 2, 2016 7:40 AM 5
who loves hoyas? by blueeyes Nov 27, 2021 7:44 PM 1,674

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