HOYA PACHYCLADA IML 0523
Hoya pachyclada is a member of the Apocynaceae is a native of Thailand.
It is a beautiful Hoya, the flowers are creamy yellow with an orange corona. It has 8 mm flowers and around 30 in each umbel with large numbers of flowers on each stem.
It is a bit slow to get started but then will grow 150 mm at a time. The leaves are thick and succulent like with an attractive red edge.
It thrives on neglect but will need a deep watering weekly in its growing season.
INDOORS: Most Hoya are well suited to hanging baskets this one especially 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.
YOU WILL ENJOY THIS GREAT HOYA!