About Hoya fitchii
Hoya fitchii 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 fitchii 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 fitchii
Hoya fitchii needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in San Diego, California.
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 San Diego is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determi…
January 17th, 2022
San Diego is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in San Diego is expected to increase by 16.6% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 12.1 megajoules of energy per …
January 18th, 2022
This month, San Diego is getting an average of 9.5 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 4.7% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.4 total hours of da…
Hoya fitchii 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 San Diego, California ⛅.
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 fitchii after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
January 14th, 2022
The growing potential in San Diego is low 📉.
Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.
It's best to rep…