Auction #153: Hoya kanyakumariana India IML 1580 H238

Under the hammer will be this very unique hoya.

The most unusual foliage – thick, hard leaves, almost heart-shaped with ruffled margins in shades of blue / green, measuring 3cm x 2cm.

A small hoya, well suited to either a hanging basket or trellis.

Blooms: Pubescent creamy-white to pale lilac flowers, up to 10mm in diameter, with red-purple-centred white corona. Up to 20 flowers per umbel. Slight sweet perfume. Small amounts of nectar. Flowers last up to 6 days.
Sun exposure: Flowers well in lots of bright, indirect light.
Water requirement: Water thoroughly and allow to dry out. Does not appreciate constant dampness. Prefers well-drained gravelly mix. Water less in winter.
Maintenance: Low. Half strength doses of fertiliser in growing period.
Special note: WAOL permitted. Sometimes referred to as the 'mini kerrii.' Slow growing. Not in bloom currently.


Plants will be sent bare-rooted. Please read the Auction Rules before placing a bid.


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