Plant Care Hoya Obovata Variegated

Hoya Obovata Variegated


Hoya 'Obovata' Variegated

How to care for Hoya Obovata Variegated


How often to water your Hoya Obovata Variegated

Water needs for Hoya Obovata Variegated
0.5 cups
every 12

Hoya Obovata Variegated needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Hoya Obovata Variegated

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Hoya Obovata Variegated in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Hoya Obovata Variegated: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Hoya Obovata Variegated may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

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How to fertilize Hoya Obovata Variegated

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Hoya Obovata Variegated: repot after 2X growth

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 Obovata Variegated after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Difficulty Level

Hoya Obovata Variegated is generally easy to care for, though some plant parents report facing challenges with growing it. Check out the reviews down below to read more about their experiences!

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Care Summary for Hoya Obovata Variegated

Hoya Obovata Variegated

Hoya Obovata Variegated

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 12 days


< 3ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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