In Great Gatsby style - a hoya with all the glamorous gossamer of a feather boa!
Green, leathery leaves with distinct venation, measuring up to 11cm x 6cm, turning red in high levels of sunshine.
Blooms: Incredibly long white feathery hairs extending from red flowers, up to 10mm in diameter, with yellow-centred maroon corona. Up to 30 flowers per umbel. Flowers last for up to 7 days.
Sun exposure: Flowers best under higher sunshine levels. Requires bright, filtered light and warm growing conditions.
Water requirement: Susceptible to overwatering. Prefers well-drained open mix. Water less in winter.
Maintenance: Low. Half strength doses of fertiliser in growing period.
Special note: WAOL permitted. Reclassified as H. elmeri IML 0768. Order limits apply.
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.