Hoya heuschkeliana is a member of the Asclepiadaceae family and is native to the Philippines.
It is a creeping, climbing or hanging type Hoya and has small pink flowers in profusion and flowers over a long period. The flowers are bilobed and bell shaped.
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. It will make an ideal indoor garden.
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.
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