019 – Hoya Australis
Note: The photo represents a typical plant, plants are selected randomly from available stock and may vary.
Flowers - Up to 2cm across in bunches of 10 to 20, australis produces large numbers of flower spikes flower regularly. Fragrant.
Position - Full sun to partial shade, under cover in colder climates to protect from winter rains & frosts. Grows well indoors but produces only occasional flowers.
Temperature - Tolerant of kept dry and protected in most temperatures but must be frost zones or indoors.
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 the plant is well advanced in a pot or mid Spring to Late Summer. Growth is rapid so plant can be trimmed to shape when required or allowed to grow to any size.