Hoya Linearis

Hoya Linearis | Leaf Envy
(Wax Plant, Porcelain Flower Plant)
Light:
Bright, indirect light is best for this plant.
Water:
Water your plant when the top couple of inches feel dry. Make sure the excess water can drain out when watering to keep your plant happy and healthy!
Humidity:
The Hoya Linearis thrives in tropical humid conditions. Consider placing it in a bright bathroom or misting every few days.
Temperature:
Warm temperatures are ideal, best to make sure your plant is away from chilly draughts
Fertiliser:
Keep your plant strong and happy with monthly feeding of fertiliser in the spring and summer.
Toxicity:
Not toxic, but the sap can be an irritant to pets and human skin. Best to keep out of reach of children and pets.
Additional Care Information:
Try to avoid the temptation to repot this plant regularly, it enjoys being quite snug in its pot.
Troubleshooting:
  • Withering, dry or burnt leaves: too much direct sunlight
  • Wrinkled, shrivelled leaves: under-watering or lack of humidity
  • No spring flowers: not enough sunlight
  • Sticky sap on leaves: possibly some mealybugs or sap-sucking insects on your plant
To add this species to your indoor jungle collection, you can buy the Hoya Linearis here.