Hoya Kerii, also goes by the name sweetheart plant, is a draping succulent vine that produces clusters of star-shaped waxy flowers. The thick heart-shaped leaves of kerii are why it’s often called Sweetheart. This Hoya can be found in solid green or with variegated leaves.
Hoya Kerii is a very easy to care for plant as long as you have plenty of light and water sparingly. These plants like to be pot bound therefore we suggest not to repot it often. It will flower only when given enough light. Flowers are known to be quite fragrant.
Many people swear that Hoya’s are the easiest to care for houseplants! They make for excellent houseplants as they can whit-stand neglect.
The plant is approximately 15cm long and it comes in a plastic nursery pot 11cm.
Soil: Lightweight, fast-draining potting mix
Light: bright indirect
Repotting: Hoya’s like to be pot bound, they need to be repotted very seldom
Please note: Hoya Kerii won’t flower unless it receives very bright indirect sunlight. A south-facing window would be ideal, although eastern and western exposures may also work if they are bright enough. This plant will even tolerate a little direct sunlight.