Narrow leaves measuring up to 17cm x 5cm which turn the most glorious rich red colour in higher levels of sunshine. Prominent venation makes the leaves even more beautiful.
Blooms: Slightly reflexed star-shaped flowers in red/orange, measuring 20mm across, with a dark red corona. Up to 20 flowers per umbel. Last for a few days.
Sun exposure: At its best when grown in high levels of bright indirect light.
Water requirement: Prefers well-draining potting mix. Water less in the cooler months.
Maintenance: Low. Half strength doses of fertiliser in growing period.
Special note: WAOL permitted. Full name - Hoya benguetensis Philippines IML 0772. Intermediate hoya: best suited to warm temperatures between 15-35C.
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.