(This plant comes in a 3.5 inch pot. All of our plants are grown under the same conditions, although not all the plants are the same. You will receive a similar plant in size and shape to the ones in the pictures. Our plants are hand-picked and carefully selected to bring you the best quality possible. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note at the checkout . The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).
Hoya kerrii , also referred to colloquially as Hoya hearts, is a species of Hoya native to the south-east of Asia. It is a robust climbing plant with curious, thick succulent, leathery leaves in form of an inverted heart and peculiar mall globe-shaped flowers, cream-white with rose-purple corona-lobes, in summer. The thick leaves are heart-shaped, and the plant is sometimes named "lucky-heart". Hoya kerrii is a climbing plant that can grow up to 4 meters high (around 13 feet). Stems have a diameter of 7 mm. The leaves are 6 cm wide, 5 mm thick. Adult plants show inflorescences of 5 cm diameter and up to 25 flowers. Each small flower is made up of two stars, one on top of the other. They produce small balls of nectar, coloured red to brown. They smell only faintly or not at all.
Watering: Regular (dry winter)
Sun exposure: filtered sunlight, half shade to shade (outside) / full light (inside)
Hardiness: 10°C / 50°F
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz