Hoya Acuta Variegated – Picture shows in a 7 oz transparent cup
Growing Medium – moss
Water: 2 Weeks
Pet Friendly: Yes
Hoya acuta variegated thrives in bright indirect light. However, you can grow them in medium light too. Bright indirect light will encourage the plant to retain its variegation. Please let the moss get 100% dry between watering. The watering is about once every 2 weeks as every house is different in terms of heat, humidity, and light. It is highly recommended to use room temperature water to water your plants as we do not want to shock the roots with hot or cold water. Hoyas are tropical plants and love high humidity. A regular misting will make the plant very happy and healthy. However, you can also grow them in room humidity without any issue.
Hoya acuta variegated has succulent like green leaves with cream outer variegations on them. It is native to Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand. With the proper growing condition and care, this houseplant can thrive indoors. This is a vining plant that grows very well with the support of a moss pole or just hanging from a basket. The plant produces light yellow flowers.
Hoya is a genus of 200–300 species of tropical plants in the dogbane family, Apocynaceae. Hoyas are native to different parts of Asia such as the Philippines, India, Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Polynesia, New Guinea. Also, a lot of these varieties are also found in Australia. Common names for this genus are wax plant, wax vine, waxflower, or simply hoya. To learn more about hoyas, please click here.
If you are interested in other rare & uncommon plants, please check our website.
If you wish to browse other hoyas that we carry at plantforsoul, please click here.
Hoya acuta variegated is pet-friendly. Also, you can find a wide range of pet-friendly plants on our website.