This beauty lives up to her reputation for stunning foliage!
A fast-growing, twining hoya, leaves measuring up to 15cm x 8cm with recurved edges (deflecting downwards towards the underside of the leaf). Medium green centrally with chocolate / purple blend towards the edges, veins light and visible. Leaves throw vivid red tones in brighter light.
Blooms: Glossy, reflexed gold-coloured flowers, 15mm in diameter, with yellow-centred cream corona. Up to 20 flowers per umbel. Lovely sweet fragrance. Flowers last up to 6 days.
Sun exposure: Requires bright and warm growing conditions. Flowers better under higher sunshine levels.
Water requirement: Keep moist in warmer months. Prefers well-draining open mix. Water less in winter.
Maintenance: Low. Half strength doses of fertiliser in growing period (warmer months).
Special note: WAOL permitted. An Australian native. Recently reclassified as H. nicholsoniae (Cooper's Creek) IML 0353.
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.