Hoya Carnosa 'Compacta' | Hoya Hindu Rope

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Also called Twisted Hoya, due to the fact that the twisted leaves seem to almost wrap around giving it the appearance of a rope. Its habit is rather drooping, while the common variety Hoya Carnosa, known as the ''wax plant'' or ''porcelain flower'', is a climbing plant. Its spectacular flowering brings together between thirty and fifty small waxy star-shaped flowers. The magnificent white and pink flowers gain brilliance in the evening. However, it rarely flowers before its 2 years. To promote its flowering, it is recommended to install it in a bright room and to reduce the frequency of repotting. She likes to be tight in her potty!

Non-toxic to animals.

  • Family: Apocynaceae
  • Origin: Southeast Asia and Australia.
  • Watering:
    • Spring to fall: Allow the first third of the soil to dry out between waterings.
    • Winter: Let the soil dry out completely between waterings.
  • Ambient humidity: Moderate.
  • Soil type: Light and well-drained.
  • Brightness: Moderate to high.
    • Orientation: East, West or 1 m from a south window.
  • Growth: Slow.
  • Temperature: Hot.
    • Summer: between 15ᵒC and 29ᵒC.

Pot diameter: 6 cm, 9 cm and 10 cm (Hanging).

Grown in Quebec.

Like nature, each plant is unique. Natural articles are all different and may contain irregularities.

The decorative pot is not included.