Hoya Linearis Wax Flower House Plant

Hoya Linearis

Pot in cm: 12

Height in cm: 50cm (including pot)

Position: cool temperature hoya, bright spot, no direct sunlight, will tolerate shadier spot

Soil: well draining potting compost

Watering: as and when required, allow to dry up a bit in between

Pot covers: choose a 16 cm 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. Comes in 12 cm hanging pot as shown on the photo.