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Hoya, Wax Plant
Hoya lacunosa 'Royal Flush'

Family: Asclepiadaceae (ass-kle-pee-ad-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hoya (HOY-a) (Info)
Species: lacunosa (lak-uh-NO-suh) (Info)
Cultivar: Royal Flush

Category:

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Vines and Climbers

Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Pale Pink

Magenta (Pink-Purple)

Bloom Time:

Blooms all year

Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:

Evergreen

Variegated

Burgundy

Smooth-Textured

Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Other details:

Flowers are fragrant

This plant is suitable for growing indoors

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From herbaceous stem cuttings

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

San Francisco, California

Akron, Ohio

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Mar 19, 2010, carpathiangirl from Akron, OH (Zone 5a) wrote:

Beautiful plant, one of my favorite hoyas so far. Combines ease of growing and abundance of blooms with very attractive and unusual leaf color and compact growing habit. Fragrant pink-purplish flowers are just another bonus to enjoy throughout the year.