HOYA ACUTA GREEN FORM IML 0146
Hoya acuta green form is a beautiful form of Hoya acuta. This species originates from Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia.
The buds are a bright green opening to a lighter green when partially open and fading to a cream when in full flower. There are up to 50 individual flowers in each inflorescence and have a nice citrus fragrance.
Each flower holds for around 5 days.
INDOORS: Most Hoya are well suited to hanging baskets or ladders and can be grown indoors under pot culture in a warm position but flowering is sometimes difficult.
SOILS: The vine will enjoy most soil types but prefers well drained gravelly soils, moist but not wet, warm but frost free above 4 degrees.
PLANTING: Dig the hole twice the size of the pot and plant level with the surrounding soil. Mounding can help with wetter soils.
CARE: Prune after flowering but don’t cut off flower buds as flowers appear each year on them. Fertilise during growing period and withdraw water in the colder months. Mulch well to conserve water.
ENJOY THIS UNIQUE HOYA!