Delve into the realm of captivating Hoya plants. Commonly known as Patricia Waxplant, this perennial Hoya species is sure to enchant you with mesmerizing star-shaped blooms. With its trailing growing habit, Hoya Patricia has won the hearts of many plant enthusiasts around the world.
Widely known as Hoya 'Patricia', this Waxvine is a cultivar species of Hoya ‘Darwinii’ and Hoya ‘Elliptica’ plants. Belonging to the Apocynaceae family, Hoya 'Patricia' is a relatively compact variety compared to other Hoya species. Its trailing stems can reach 2-3 feet (60-90 cm) in length, making this plant a popular choice for hanging baskets. This Hoya species would benefit from a trellis when grown in an upward manner. The foliage of this plant has an ovate shape with a distinctive juicy light-green texture. Hoya ‘Patricia’ produces clusters of fragrant red to purple star-shaped flowers, accompanied by 5 white petals bending down along the stem. The blooms usually reach 2-3 in (5-7 cm) in diameter and have a waxy, similar to the foliage texture.