Meet the Hoya Kerrii

Say hello to the Hoya Kerrii, a charming domestic plant that's stealing the hearts of plant lovers everywhere. With its striking lime-colored leaves and perfumed, enduring rose-maroon flowers, this creeper plant is sure to add a touch of exotic beauty to any home or garden.

Hoya kerrii

Dappled Sunlight

Specific light requirements are not available.

Low Water Needs

Requires occasional watering (once a week), resilient to some dryness.

Sand Specialist

Thrives in sandy soils, requiring moderate care and preparation.

Neutral Soil pH Preference

Prefers a neutral pH, common in many soils.

Safe For Humans

No known toxic effects.

Low Safety Risks For Pets

This plant has minimal safety concerns for pets.


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About Hoya kerrii

The Hoya Kerrii, also known as the thick-leaved plant, is a creeper that grows to a height of 1-1.3 feet and spreads out to a width of 2-4 feet. Its leaves are a striking lime color, and during the hot weather period, it blooms with perfumed, enduring, and ornamental flowers in shades of rose and maroon.

Did you know? The Hoya Kerrii is also known as the 'Valentine Hoya' or 'Sweetheart Plant' due to its heart-shaped leaves.

Our design recommendations

The Hoya Kerrii is a real showstopper in any garden design. Its thick, heart-shaped leaves and vibrant flowers make it the perfect center of attention. Whether it's placed in a planter or a swinging pot, this plant is sure to turn heads. This creeper plant is versatile and can be placed in various landscape locations. It can be used as a room plant, placed in a porch, or even hung in swinging pots for a more dramatic effect.