Hoya obovata has wide oval leaves with silver specks or splashes (turn pink with brighter light conditions); clusters of light pink fragrant star-shaped flowers with fuchsia centers. This is a rare and very easy-care flowering house plant.
This is a starter Hoya plant currently growing in a 3” pot.
Important: Each plant that ships has one well-rooted starter stem. Each plant has and has at least two leaf nodes.
Select whether you want the plant to ship:
- Semi-bare root (pot not included)
- In a 3" biodegradable pot.
Hoya are tropical floral house plants. These houseplants are relatively easy to grow because they are epiphytic and semi-succulent. Hoya are tropical plants, they love warmth and humidity and will want to live indoors in the winter, even in warmer climates.
*A heat pack is recommended if you will be experiencing extended temperatures below 35F.
Read How to care for Hoya obovata
Peak growth season: Spring / Summer / Autumn
Propagation: Take cuttings during growth season, Spring is ideal.
Sun: Some morning sun okay, lots of unfiltered light.
Water: Water when soil is drying out. Do not let soil get soggy.
Your plant will be wrapped with care and shipped with extra padding in the box. Plants can take 1-3 days to prep for shipping and weather can impact the prep time. We ship as quickly as is safe for your plant.
Hi and welcome! We hope to add some plant joy to your life!
- Live plants take 3-5 days to prepare for shipping.
- We are currently shipping Monday-Friday.
- It is safe to ship in winter, however we do recommend adding a heat pack if you are experiencing extended freezing temperatures. Heat packs must be added for cold climates Nov - Mar to qualify for the guarantee.
Priority Mail is recommended and guaranteed for all live plant shipments and especially all Hoya shipments. It is faster and the optimal method for shipping. Orders that qualify for free shipping ship via Priority Mail. [[[
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HOW YOUR PLANT LOOKS
We can not guarantee that your plant will be in bloom or display the same colors as those pictured. Please allow for some variance amongst live plants. Coloration is determined by individual plant, season, environment and/or care conditions (and even your computer monitor can effect appearance of plants in pictures). Note that our photos were also take under ideal natural lighting conditions.
Carefully check the shipping address you have selected before placing your order. We ship to the shipping address provided. We cannot be responsible for errors or wrong shipping addresses provided with the order.
**Shipping costs are determined by weight and plant size. We do everything we can to keep shipping costs to a minimum for you, ensure our item weight and sizes are correct, and combine for you whenever possible.
Please note we cannot guarantee plant identifications. We give our best effort at accuracy.
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