How To Plant Hoya Cuttings
If youre interested in wax plant propagation the most dependable technique is propagation via stem cuttings.
How to plant hoya cuttings. The roots started to appear in about 4 weeks. Right after i filmed the video and took the pictures i planted the cutting in the planter with the mother hoya. Many people like to grow them in their home balcony or garden. If you dont know how to root plant cuttings in water check out this post.
Hung in hanging containers or trained to grow up a trellis rope hoyas are easy to propagate when cuttings are taken from a healthy adult plant. What is the part that can use for cutting. This is the best time to propagate hoyas as its their growing season so theyll develop roots and grow faster than during winter when theyre sleeping. They are wax stemmed and produce beautiful flowers.
This post is specifically about cuttings. How to start from cutting. They are wax stemmed and produce beautiful flowers. Once they take root potted hoya cuttings thrive in indirect sunlight.
Hoya propagation through seed is chancy and the resulting plant likely wont be true to the parent plant if the seed germinates at all. It grows outdoors in us. Ive always had success with stem cuttings whether i rooted them in water or in a mix. Once you learn how to ship plant cuttings i highly encourage you to share your cuttings with others.
The 1 that you see below is a cutting taken with 1 node which i rooted in water. Hoya carnosa commonly called wax plant is named for the waxy coating covering its star shaped flowers and leaves. The hoya plants are also known as the hindu rope or wax plant. Hoya cuttings what is the season to start from cutting.
The rope hoya also known as a hindu rope plant is a popular hanging house plant. Although the plants do not require direct light they would not do well away from a window unless you prefer to grow them under fluorescent grow. Lighting a north window is a good location.