Hoya carnosa 'Publicalis' is a type of wax flower or 'Hindu rope plant' that likes to either climb or to trail. It is a flowering house plant that should eventually produce scented wax-lke flowers.
Place it in a bright, light spot, but try to keep out of direct sunlight.
Hoya carnosa 'Publicalis' should bear sweeetly scented, flesh coloured flowers which resemble wax. Each flower looks like a star, and the cluster of flowers is arranged into a star shape. The fragrance is enchanting.
Can be trained to climb, or allowed to hang as a trailing plant.
Very easy to care for.
Water regularly, but do not allow to stand in water.
Hoya plants were originally named after Thomas Hoy who was gardener to the Duke of Northumberland. He was the first to raise the popularity of this lovely house plant.
This particular plant is growing in a 17cm pot..
It is trained upwards and is approximately 60cm high.