Plant Care Variegated Heart Leaf Hoya
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Variegated Heart Leaf Hoya

Also known as

Variegated Sweetheart Hoya, Variegated Valentine Hoya and Variegated Wax Hearts

Taxonomy

Hoya kerri 'Variegata'
Hoya
Apocynaceae
Gentianales

How to care for Variegated Heart Leaf Hoya

Water

How often to water your Variegated Heart Leaf Hoya

Water needs for Variegated Heart Leaf Hoya
0.5 cups
every 12

Variegated Heart Leaf Hoya 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 Variegated Heart Leaf Hoya

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 Variegated Heart Leaf Hoya in your home

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

Variegated Heart Leaf Hoya 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 Variegated Heart Leaf Hoya

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

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Care Summary for Variegated Heart Leaf Hoya

Variegated Heart Leaf Hoya

Variegated Heart Leaf Hoya


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.

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