Hoya caudata Hook.

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Unusually enough a yellow flowering form of a white theme. Flowers have no scent.

Leaves are stiff and slightly oval and narrows down to a sharp tip at the edge of the leaf. Can turn red in sunligt which is quite decorative. Leaves are usually generously flecked.

Can be grown in a haning basket or trellis. As caudata twined around just about anything a trellis might be preferable allthough it might be difficult to move the plant off the trellis if needed as the branches break easily.

Likes warmth and moist. Should not be allowed to dry out completely.

Some find this one to like shade, but I successfully grow it in a south facing window where it thrives and flowers.

Subspecies or variations:
Information and photos of variations in Hoya caudata in my collectionInformation and photos of various Hoya caudata in my collection
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: Malaya

Author: Hook.

Publication: Flora of British India Vol. 4, s. 60 (1883)


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