Dischidia Ovata (Watermelon Hoya) – Exotics

$21.00 (4" pot) - READY NOW

Out of stock

Although they’ve come to be known affectionately as the ‘Watermelon Hoya,’ these plants are actually a type of Dischidia with small, round leaves covered in white stripes (resembling watermelons). These climbing plants are relatively tolerant, and will most enjoy bright, indirect light. Water moderately, and as a bonus, provide humidity or misting when possible. Some leaves will deepen to a purpley-red in brighter light, but keep away from harsh, direct sunlight as that may cause sunburn. Benefits from regular fertilizing (every 4-8 weeks).

Growth pattern: Climbing and trailing. Requires something to climb on, like a trellis or moss pole.

Flowers: Creamy yellow/green with purple lines. Please note: Hoyas typically do not bloom until the plant is at maturity. This can take approximately 5 years.

Have some questions or want to know more about this?

Safe Buying Notice

At the time of website checkout your card will not be charged. We will only charge your card once we have confirmed all of your items availability and delivery details (if required). All payments are taken through encrypted pages and no credit card information is saved or stored anywhere.

Store Hours: 9:30am-5pm MST Everyday

If it is during store hours, give us a call at 403-932-9922 for the quickest response. If we don't answer leave a message and we'll call you back ASAP.

You can also send a message below. Leave your phone number for the quickest response.

    Fields marked with * are required.

    NOTE: Please do not use a @me.com or @icloud.com email address. We are not able to respond to you. All messages regardless of how we send them get sent back as un-deliverable. Thanks, Anything Grows.