That 70s Houseplant We All Love – Ted Lare


Hoyas, “wax vegetation,” or “porcelain flowers,” are one of many hottest houseplants in the marketplace, and these beauties have been on our radar for many years! Native to southern India, these vegetation discovered their solution to North America and had been trending within the Nineteen Seventies houseplant craze. Hoyas produce clusters of aromatic, star-shaped flowers of assorted colours relying on the variability. They’re additionally famend for his or her beautiful foliage, their potential to propagate, and basic straightforward care. 

We’ll cowl some plant specifics and purpose to have you ever speeding to your nearest native greenhouse to select one in all your individual or so as to add to your current hoya assortment!

What number of forms of hoya vegetation are there?

It’s onerous to slender this actual quantity down, however sources can agree that there are tons of between true hoyas, cultivars, and hybrids! These vary in value in the marketplace, and a few just like the Hoya carnosa ‘Compacta’ can promote for hundreds of {dollars}! Don’t fret, newbies—a small hoya can begin at solely $10.