Hoya Compacta – Hindu Rope
Hoya Compacta also known as Hindu Rope is a funky and exciting trailing succulent that continually draws the eye. Bright green waxy foliage is extremely twisted and grows on long trailing stems. Perfect in hanging baskets or on a shelf where its long dangling stems can be best admired. Yellow star shaped flowers appear irregularly.
Pet safe houseplant – non-toxic to dogs and cats.
Plant in well-draining, good potting soil. Fertilize plants when they are actively growing, usually April through Aug, following fertilizer manufacturer’s directions. Hoyas is a type of succulent so be sure to plant in a well-drained pot and let plants dry out completely between waterings. Plants will require less water during the fall and winter months.