184 – Hoya gigas
gigas – rooted cutting 2 leaf single node will be rooted and have active growth prior to posting.
A highly sought-after Hoya due to its huge brown flowers that can easily be 6 to 7cm. This is a tropical species but will tolerate short periods of low temperatures, this species is well suited for ladders or baskets.
Note: The photo represents a typical plant, plants are selected randomly from available stock and may vary.
Flowers - Clusters of 3 to 7, 6 to 7cm flowers appear over the warmer months.
Position - Partly-shaded positions and protected positions, flowers better under higher sun levels.
Temperature - Moderate to warm range, must be protected in colder areas and may need to be wintered indoors.
Water - Keep drier in winter and moist in warmer months.
Fertiliser - Weak dose regularly in warmer months
Repotting - Only when plant is well advanced in pot or mid-spring.