HOYA DIVERSIFOLIA IML 0083
Hoya diversifolia is a member of the Aschlepiadaceae family and is a native of Indonesia, Burma, Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, Sumatra, Malaysia and Java.
The flowers have a hairy pink corolla with a red corona and around 75mm umbel of around 20 flowers.
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.
IN GROUND 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 prune for control. Fertilise during growing period and withdraw water in the colder months. Mulch well to conserve water.
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