Dischidia ovata - large leaf D25

This magnificent dischida species is a real handful! Large leaf form, measuring up to 7cm x 3.5cm, with distinctive venation.

Perfectly suited for a hanging basket.

Blooms: Clusters of bell-shaped, yellow-green flowers which grow especially during warmer months.
Sun exposure: Best in bright indirect light to showcase foliage.
Water requirement: Thrives on high levels of humidity. Mist foliage daily. Allow soil to almost dry out before watering. Submerge in container of water until air bubbles dissipate or gently hose. Will not tolerate roots being overly damp.
Maintenance: Low. Repot annually. Half strength doses of liquid fertiliser at the beginning of Spring and Summer.
Special note: WAOL permitted. Close relative to hoya. Known as ‘watermelon’ dischidia. Roots on this species are often very fine.

Each living plant is unique and may vary in size, colour, or shape depending on the season. Flowering plants are sent when available. Plants are sent bare-rooted.


Type: hoyas


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