Plant Care Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai'

Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai'

About Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai'

Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai' 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 pottsii 'Khao Yai' likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.

Taxonomy

Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai'
Hoya
Apocynaceae
Gentianales

How to care for Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai'

Water

How often to water your Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai'

Water needs for Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai'
0.5 cups
every 12

Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai' needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Boston, Massachusetts.

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 pottsii 'Khao Yai'

Water 0.5 cups every
12

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5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai' in Boston, Massachusetts

Boston, Massachusetts

27% Very Low

Growing Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai' in Boston right now

Light needs for plant Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai' in Boston, Massachusetts

Plant growth potential is currently very low 📉

January 14th, 2022

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Boston is currently very low 📉.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in deter…

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Light needs for plant Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai' in Boston, Massachusetts

Sunlight will increase by 20.4% ☀️

January 14th, 2022

Boston is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Boston is expected to increase by 20.4% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 7.1 megajoules of energy per m2 per …

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Light needs for plant Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai' in Boston, Massachusetts

Daylight will increase by 0.6 hours 📈

January 15th, 2022

This month, Boston is getting an average of 6.4 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 6.3% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.6 total hours of daylig…

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Finding light for Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai' in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai': 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai' 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 Boston, Massachusetts ⛅.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai'

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai': 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 pottsii 'Khao Yai' after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai'

Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai'

Hoya pottsii 'Khao Yai'


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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