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Hoya carnosa (cultivar)

Family Name: Apocynaceae
Semi Shade Little Water Suitable for Hanging Baskets Indoor Plant Fragrant Plant Ornamental Flowers Climber, Vine and Liana


Family Name
Genus Epithet
Species Epithet
Infraspecific Epithet
Name Status (botanical)

Classifications and Characteristics

Plant Growth Form Climber, Vine & Liana

Landscaping Features

Desirable Plant Features Ornamental Flowers, Fragrant
Landscape Uses Hanging Basket, Interiorscape/ Indoor Plant

Plant Care and Propagation

Light Preference Semi-Shade
Water Preference Little Water
Plant Growth Rate Fast


Mature Foliage Colour(s) Green, Yellow / Golden

Floral (Angiosperm)

Flower Colour(s) White, Red

Image Repository



Master ID 116
Species ID 1412
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Species record last updated on: 19 April 2022.