Plant Care Hoya Red Buttons
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Hoya Red Buttons

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Hoya Red Buttons has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves
Hoya Red Buttons has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Taxonomy

Hoya pubicalyx 'Red Buttons'
Hoya
Apocynaceae
Gentianales

How to care for Hoya Red Buttons

Water

How often to water your Hoya Red Buttons

Water needs for Hoya Red Buttons
0.5 cups
every 12

Hoya Red Buttons 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 Red Buttons

Water 0.5 cups every
12

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5"
Light

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Finding light for Hoya Red Buttons in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Hoya Red Buttons: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Hoya Red Buttons 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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Nutrients

How to fertilize Hoya Red Buttons

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Hoya Red Buttons: 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 Red Buttons after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Hoya Red Buttons

Hoya Red Buttons

Hoya Red Buttons


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

What other plant parents say

Hoya Red Buttons has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Hoya Red Buttons has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 1
Hoya Red Buttons has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
Hoya Red Buttons has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 1
Hoya Red Buttons has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 1
Hoya Red Buttons has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 1
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@Tourttaslrbe
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05/31/2021

It‘s really nice and likes climbing, needs a decent bit of sun. Wait for it to dry before watering.

Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Fast grower Fast grower
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Blooms easily Blooms easily
Survivor Survivor
Pet friendly Pet friendly

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