Plant Care Pink Wax Flower

Pink Wax Flower

5.0 out of 5 (1 experiences)

Also known as

Wax Flower Plant and wax plant

Taxonomy

Hoya serpens
Hoya
Apocynaceae
Gentianales

How to care for Pink Wax Flower

Water

How often to water your Pink Wax Flower

Water needs for Pink Wax Flower
0.5 cups
every 12

Pink Wax Flower 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 Pink Wax Flower

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Pink Wax Flower in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Pink Wax Flower: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Pink Wax Flower 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 Pink Wax Flower

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Pink Wax Flower: 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 Pink Wax Flower after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Pink Wax Flower

Pink Wax Flower

Pink Wax Flower


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

User3022 avatar
@User3022
leaf-1 29 Plants
xp 1,720 XP
globe Cornwall, Ontario
02/17/2021

These are lovely little vines and can produce beautiful smelling flowers with some patience. Make sure your sail drains well and water it sparingly.

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