166 – Hoya Pubicorolla ssp Anthracina
Hoya Pubicorolla ssp Anthracina
All cutting are rooted in perlite and then potted in a well draining mix and shelved for a minimum of 3 weeks to ensure they have taken and are growing
Previously called pubicalyx ‘ Black Dragon’ this species was recently discovered in the Philippines. Hardy fast growing hoya producing long strong runners, great for ladders or baskets. Prune to shape
Note: The photo represents a typical plant, plants are selected randomly from available stock and may vary.
Flowers - 1.2cm flowers in large clusters throughout the warmer months.
Position - Full sun to heavy shade, will flower better under high light.
Temperature - Moderate to warm, with some winter protection.
Water - Keep dryer in winter in colder climates and moist in warmer months. In tropical climates reduce watering in summer to promote more flowers.
Fertilizer - Weak dose regularly in warmer months
Repotting - Only when plant is well advanced in pot or mid Spring to Late Summer