According to Anthony Lamb and Michele Rodda (A Guide to Hoyas of Borneo), there are two known forms. The first is maroon leaves with red veins and light. Hoya Latifolia–“the dinner plate hoya” because of its super large round leaves ( looks like a dinner plate). fragrant. Lg round umbels white/off. Plant database entry for Hoya (Hoya latifolia) with 6 images, one comment, and 29 data details.

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Most hoyas prefer to be root bound in order to thrive and reward you with the gorgeous blooms! While on a trip I once collected hoya cuttings and kept them in my hotel shower for the duration of the 10 day trip. Comments have to be approved before they are shown here.

Hoya latifolia Plant IML Recently Viewed Products Hoya latifolia Plant. I offer cuttings of at least 2 nodes and many more when my Mother Plants allow. Reduce watering and continue to mist but only water when the soil is nearly dry.

IML 0 Hoay in Stock. Readable yet also very detailed. Publisher Weinheim Year ISBN – Description An excellent and very comprehensive guide but it only gives very short descriptions of the uses without any details of how to utilize the plants.


When the cuttings have had the chance to plump up and regain moisture, they are ready for the rooting process. Tuck the freshly cut end into your soil.

Hoya latifolia

The plant is gathered from the wild for local medicinal use, and is also often grown as an ornamental in gardens[ Title The New RHS Dictionary of Gardening. Fill a tiny pot no larger than 3 inches with a loose light mix latifo,ia soil.

Last update on KEY to Species Detail. Prefers a humus-rich, well-drained but moisture-retentive, fertile soil and a position in bright light but with shade from the hottest sun[ Title The New RHS Dictionary of Gardening. It is used in the treatment of ascites[ 46 Title Dictionary of Economic Plants.

Dinner Plate Hoya – Hoya latifolia

After that you may repot but in the same size hoyya Not for the casual reader. Grow the rooted cutting in a tiny pot until its roots have filled it or is unmanageable due to being top heavy. If you are not able to immediately pot the cuttings up for rooting, keep them in the tray and provide humidity thru misting or showering them twice a day.

Be sure to unclip any vine that is facing downward. Have fun and remember that hoyas thrive on neglect. Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. Add to your Wish List and you will receive an email when available for purchase!


Hoya latifolia Plant [IML ] – $ : Hoya Plants and Cuttings can also be Terrarium Plants

Now containing plants. I then put them into my carry on bag and rooted them when I returned home. When you tug on the cutting and it seems stable Powered by Zen Cart. Share and Connect Newsletter. If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating. Over-potting is the quickest way to cause your hoyx to rot.

Hoya Species, Wax Plant, Porcelain Flower

Cuttings can be a quick and inexpensive way to expand your collection. Plant climbing along the trunk of a tree Photograph by: Remove as much of the shredded packing from the mix as possible If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave latifolua comment. Flowers of a cultivated plant Photograph by: Trim the stem one approximately inch below the bottom node. Flowers of a wild form Photograph by: