4" Hoya kerrii
Bright indirect light
Allow soil to dry almost completely
Hoya kerrii, also known as the "Sweetheart Plant" is an easy to care for tropical indoor plant with thick, succulent heart shaped leaves. This vining plant grows well in a hanging basket, but we prefer to allow them to climb for a more dramatic effect.
Hoya kerrii is a relatively slow grower but the real treat is when it flowers. The flowers on this species are magnificent!
Hoya kerrii care:
Make sure your new plant is in a well draining soil that is rich in organic matter. Allow your plant to dry out almost completely between watering, taking care to not allow it to sit in excess water. Provide plenty of bright indirect for a happy Hoya!
General Hoya care instructions:
Hoya, commonly referred to as "Wax Plant" is a genus consisting of over 500 species.
Hoyas are widely cultivated for their aromatic blooms and unique foliage.
They are native to tropical and subtropical areas all around the world. They can be found in Latin America, Asia, Australia, etc.
Mostly epiphytic, you'll find Hoyas love to climb trees in their natural habitats.
Hoyas have a large range of foliage shapes and textures. They can be found with elongated, deeply veined leaves to thin, narrow leaves and everything in between.
Most Hoya plants can be considered easy to care for, in fact, we've compiled a list of the Top 7 Easy To Care For Hoyas.