美麗球蘭 Hoya meliflua
Hoya meliflua is a species of vine in the Apocynaceae family.It is endemic to the Philippines.Hoya meliflua has stiff succulent leaves with a very clean look to them with no venation.
The flowers are reddish orange and have nectaries near the base of the central column from which a dark sap is produced that stains very easily. In fact, its name is derived from the word "mellis" meaning honeydew and the word "fluo" meaning flow, referring to the dark nectar of the plant that stains the flowers. The plant flowers in June in the Philippines and each flower cluster comes with 10-20 flowers.
|Sunlight Demand:||Partial shade|
|Soil Condition:||Peat Moss|
|Purchase Size:||Height Approximately 3.1 -5.9''(8-15cm)|