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Commonly known as Wax flower
Pale cream almost white scented flowers
Evergreen - dark green, sometimes silver-flecked leaves to 5cm (2in) long with prominent veina
Height - 1m (3ft)
Climber - Some of these climbing plants will need trellis or wire supports if grown on walls or fences. Other grow aerial roots and are self-clinging - small, fuzzy flowers in umbels of 15-25.
Tender - cool or frost free greenhouse - Tolerant of low temperatures, but not surviving being frozen. Except in frost-free inner-city areas or coastal extremities requires glasshouse conditions. Plant can withstand temperatures down to 1°C (34°F)
Additional Features - Good to know - best grown from a hanging pot. Little nectar.
Pests & Diseases - mealybugs
Place of origin - Indonesia, Malaysia
Hardiness - Half hardy (down to 0)
Scented Plants - Scented flowers - night-scented
Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil
Hoya - Growing Guide
Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Vermin & Pest Control
SB Plant Invigorator
This is a non-biological non-chemical plant insecticide and mildewcide. Works against the physical motion of the insect. Perfect for all plants and edible crops.
Max/Min Digital Thermometer
Thermometer which displays current temperature in the centre, with Max above and min below. Suitable for use outdoors or in the greenhouse / conservatory. With batteries included