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4” Hoya Gracilis

4” Hoya Gracilis

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Hoya gracilis is a charming and popular species of Hoya, commonly known as Slender Wax Plant or Sweetheart Hoya. Here's a short description of Hoya gracilis:

  • Foliage: Hoya gracilis features small, succulent-like leaves that are typically elliptical or lanceolate in shape. The leaves are shiny and have a waxy texture, giving them the characteristic appearance of a Hoya plant. The color of the leaves can vary from light green to dark green, depending on the growing conditions.
  • Growth Habit: Hoya gracilis is a trailing or hanging plant that can develop long, slender vines. It's an excellent choice for hanging baskets or cascading from elevated shelves. The vines can grow quite long, creating an elegant and graceful display.
  • Flowers: Hoya gracilis produces beautiful, star-shaped flowers that are typically white or pale pink. The blooms are borne in clusters and have a sweet, delicate fragrance, adding to their appeal. The flowers can last for several weeks, and new buds may continue to develop and open over time.
  • Easy Care: Hoya gracilis is known for its relatively easy care requirements. It thrives in bright, indirect light but can tolerate some degree of shade. Allow the soil to dry out partially between waterings, as overwatering can lead to root rot. It appreciates well-draining soil and benefits from occasional misting to provide humidity.
  • Ideal Temperature: This Hoya species prefers average to warm temperatures ranging from 65°F to 85°F (18°C to 29°C). It's important to protect it from cold drafts or temperature extremes, as it is sensitive to low temperatures.
  • Origin: Hoya gracilis is native to Southeast Asia, particularly found in countries like Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia. It typically grows in tropical rainforest habitats, where it climbs on trees or other supports for support and access to light.

Hoya gracilis is a delightful plant that combines attractive foliage with fragrant flowers, making it a favorite among Hoya enthusiasts. Its trailing growth habit and relatively low maintenance needs make it an excellent choice for adding greenery and natural beauty to your indoor or outdoor spaces.

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