Hoya retusa Dalzell

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Hoya retusatransparent Funny little plant. Leaves seem cut off at the edge. Best grown in hanging baskets as it doesn't twine or climba at all.

Usually blooms with 2-3 flowers per umbel. Peduncle is extremely short, almost non-existing, an no more than 1-2mm long. Looks more like a little bump. Flowers are approx. 12mm in diameter, bright white with a deep red corona. Scent is faint but sweet.

 Variations in Hoya
Light, but no sunlight

Likes light but should not be exposed to sunlight. A protected window facing west is good.


Should not be allowed to go dry. Keep slightly moist at all times.


Intermediate species. Tolerates short exposure to temperatures no less than 10°C. Best grown in a regular room temperature of 20-25°C.

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Origin: India, Burma, Indonesia

Author: Dalzell

Publication: Hook. Kew Journ. Vol. 4 s. 294 (1852)


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