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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Plant climbing along the trunk of a tree Photograph by: Publisher Latifo,ia Year ISBN hoys 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. Now containing plants. 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.
I then put them into my carry on bag and rooted them when I returned home. I offer hoyq of at least 2 nodes and many more when my Mother Plants allow. Last update on Fill a tiny pot no larger than 3 inches with a loose light mix or soil. If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment.
Trim the stem one approximately inch below the bottom node. Remove as much of the shredded packing from the mix as possible Over-potting is the quickest way to cause your hoya to rot. If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating. While on a trip I once collected hoya cuttings and kept them in my hotel shower for the duration of the 10 day trip. IML 0 Units in Stock.
After that you may repot but in the same size pot When you tug on the cutting and it seems stable 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.
When the cuttings have had the chance to plump up and regain moisture, they are ready for the rooting process.
Hoya latifolia – Useful Tropical Plants
Grow the rooted cutting in a tiny pot until its roots have filled it or is unmanageable due to being top heavy. Not for the casual reader. It is used in the treatment of ascites[ 46 Title Dictionary of Economic Lahifolia. Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. Share and Connect Newsletter.
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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.
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Reduce watering and continue to mist but only water when the soil is nearly dry. Flowers of a cultivated plant Photograph by: Most hoyas prefer to be root bound in order to thrive and reward you with the gorgeous blooms! Flowers of a wild form Photograph by: Cuttings can be a quick and inexpensive way to llatifolia your collection.
Have fun and remember that hoyas thrive on neglect.