About Hoya bordenii
Hoya bordenii is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs very little water to thrive. They do best in abundant sunlight ☀ and should be less than 3 feet from a window.
Hoya bordenii likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
How to care for Hoya bordenii
Hoya bordenii needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Memphis, Tennessee.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
January 18th, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Memphis is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…
January 19th, 2022
Memphis is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Memphis is expected to increase by 18.7% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 9.4 megajoules of energy per m2 pe…
January 19th, 2022
This month, Memphis is getting an average of 6.8 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 5.6% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.3 total hours of dayl…
Hoya bordenii may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.
Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to keep it happy during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Memphis, Tennessee ⛅.
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Hoya bordenii after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.