Hoya Carnosa Krimson Princess Tricolor
Pot in cm: 12
Height in cm: 20 (including pot)
Position: bright spot, no direct sunlight, will tolerate shady spot too
Soil: well draining potting compost
Watering: as and when required, allow to dry up a bit in between
Pot covers: choose a 14cm pot cover to give a good fit over the pot.
Tropical plant, hoya also known as 'Wax Flower' for its porcelain looking flowers born mainly in clusters. Foliage can be showy too. Its a genus with hundreds of species each with different flowers and foliage. Some species flowers are heavily scented and may produce excess nectar that drips from the flowers. Plant that is collectable in different varieties and one of the easiest to care for. It thrives on neglect. Best for trailing or hanging.