Written by Maggie
Dec 04 2020
Hoya Kerrii prefers dampness and is shaped like a heart.In spring and autumn there should be sunlight to absorb ultraviolet light, the cultivation of soil fertilizer need not be too heavy. But if you want to keep the soil soft, moisture can spread some moss on flower pots. In summer sun exposure time should not be too long, and rotten leaves should be cut off in time. If the roots rotted severely, we need to change planting soil, and the flower pot to replace or disinfect. again Morphological characteristics of Hoya Kerrii
Hoya Kerrii is a subshrub.Stem branches climbing up to 2 meters, yellow gray.The petiole stout, full 5 mm long, with 3-5 paraxial glands;The leaf blade is ovoid to oblong, 5-9*4, 5-5 cm in size, thinly leathery when dry, glabrous in the proximal axis, full in the distal axis, nearly cordate in the base, apical to obtuse round;Lateral veins are 6-8 pairs.Inflorescences are axillary, hemispherical, flowers 30-50;Peduncle 1-1, 5 cm long.It has 2 pedicels, 5-3 cm long, and 2 sepals, 5 mm in size.The corolla is white, radial, full, 1 cm in diameter;Lobes obtuse are triangular, size 2, 5 mm. Flowering period is in May.
Hoya Kerrii potted plants should be placed in indirect light or half-sun shade, often spraying water on the leaves.The suitable temperature for growth was 18℃-28℃, and the overwintering temperature was about 5℃.
Distribution: in low pine forest. It is produced in guangxi.
Hoya Kerrii leaves are peculiarly beautiful, and have strong ornamental value.Potted plants are used for balcony, windowsill and case several put ornamental. It also can be used for a small garden frame, green hedge vertical afforest.