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PlantFiles: 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

8 members have or want this plant for trade.

Tropicals and Tender Perennials
Vines and Climbers

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Light Shade

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Pale Pink
Magenta (Pink-Purple)

Bloom Time:
Blooms all year
Blooms repeatedly


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

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1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Positive carpathiangirl 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.


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

San Francisco, California
Akron, Ohio

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