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Hoya Exotica

Hoya Exotica

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Hoya Exotica, a stunning addition to any indoor house plants store online. With its glossy, heart-shaped leaves boasting a unique blend of hues from deep green to creamy whites, this plant adds an elegant touch to your space. Its cascading vines create a mesmerizing visual effect, perfect for brightening up any room.

  • Scientific Name: Hoya carnosa 'Exotica'
  • Common Name: Hoya Exotica
  • Origin: Southeast Asia
  • Family: Apocynaceae
  • Cultural Significance: Known for its air-purifying qualities, the Hoya Exotica symbolizes longevity and prosperity in many cultures.

Benefits of the Hoya Exotica

Air Purification:

Hoya Exotica helps improve indoor air quality by absorbing harmful pollutants and releasing oxygen, creating a healthier living environment.

Aesthetic Appeal:

Its unique foliage, characterized by heart-shaped leaves and intricate patterns, adds beauty and visual interest to any space, whether it's a home, office, or garden.

Low Maintenance:

This plant is relatively easy to care for, requiring minimal attention and thriving in various light conditions, making it suitable for busy individuals or those new to gardening.

Stress Reduction:

Studies suggest that having indoor plants like Hoya Exotica can reduce stress and promote relaxation, contributing to overall well-being and mental health.

Oxygen Production:

As part of the photosynthesis process, Hoya Exotica releases oxygen, which can help improve air circulation and create a more refreshing atmosphere indoors.

Versatile Décor Element:

Whether used as a standalone feature or incorporated into mixed plant arrangements, Hoya Exotica adds a touch of greenery and elegance to any interior design scheme.

Natural Humidifier:

The transpiration process of Hoya Exotica releases moisture into the air, increasing humidity levels and alleviating dryness, which can benefit both plants and humans alike.


In some cultures, Hoya Exotica symbolizes love, friendship, and devotion, making it a meaningful gift for special occasions or as a gesture of appreciation.

The Ultimate Hoya Growing Guide: Tips and Care Information


Photographs are representative of the species and not always of the specific plant shipped. Normal variations in size, pruning and leaf structure may occur.

Sun: Indirect

Place your Hoya Exotica in bright, indirect sunlight to encourage healthy growth without risking sunburn.

Light: Medium - Low

This plant thrives in moderate to bright indirect light but can tolerate lower light conditions.

Water: When mostly dry

Allow the soil to dry out partially between waterings, ensuring it's never soggy. Water thoroughly, but avoid letting water collect in the saucer.

Humidity: Any

Maintain moderate humidity levels, around 40-60%, by misting the leaves occasionally or placing a tray of water and pebbles near the plant.

Pet Friendly: Yes

With Hoya Exotica you can feel at ease having this plant in your home, even if your pet occasionally nibbles on it. However, we generally advise keeping pets from eating any houseplants.

Pro Tip

Consider using a well-draining soil mix specifically formulated for Hoyas to promote optimal growth and prevent root rot.

Delivery Policy for Plant Condition

"I have only received part of my order. What to do?

No worries if you've only got part of your order! Our plants come from different nurseries and might arrive in separate shipments, typically 1-2 days apart. It's all part of ensuring your green friends reach you in top-notch condition!

If you do not receive the remaining packages within 48 hours contact support at

What is the Life Time Support?

Absolutely! Lifetime support means you can count on us whenever you have questions or uncertainties about your plant. Whether you're puzzled by its behavior or just want to ensure it's thriving, we're here for you. Connect with us on Instagram @mygreenscapeto or shoot us an email at

When it comes to our guarantee for plants shipped with standard or express, rest assured that we offer a 30-day happy healthy plant guarantee on all such shipments. This ensures that your plants are covered for 30 days after delivery, giving you peace of mind regarding their condition. If you have any concerns within this period, feel free to reach out to us for assistance.

For further details, please visit our Local Delivery, Store Pickup, Standard Shipping Guide Page.

What to expect

Your plant will arrive in a standard nursery pot, typically 0.5" - 1" smaller than the stated size to seamlessly fit into your chosen decorative pot. Washable Paper Planter Bags are available for separate purchase.

Just like nature intended, each plant is unique, showcasing natural variations in size, shape, and characteristics. Our commitment is to deliver a plant that closely resembles the one featured on our website, matching your chosen size, and with the potential to thrive happily in your home.

Frequently Asked Questions

Certainly! If you're pondering about ordering plants online, you're not alone. We've compiled the most frequently asked questions. Check out our FAQ section here for quick answers! Happy planting!

Size Guide

Choosing the right pot size for your plants can be a daunting task, especially if you're new to gardening. But fear not! Our pot sizes chart can help you find the perfect match for your plants, ensuring they have enough space to grow and thrive. With our guide, you'll be able to confidently choose the right pot size and plant variety for your gardening needs.

Plant Pot Size Guide.

Plant & Pot Size Chart
Extra Small 7-10 cm 2.5 - 3 inches
Small 11-12 cm 3.5 - 4 inches
Medium 14-17 cm 5 - 6 inches
Large 19-21 cm 8 - 10 inches
Extra Large 24-27 cm 12 - 14 inches

All sizes are specified in product details.

Your Complete Guide to Pot Sizes: What Size Should You Choose?

When selecting a pot for your plant, it's important to find the right size. But with all the different options out there, how do you know which one is best? We're here to help!

MyGreenscape's pot sizes chart is a great resource for finding your perfect fit. Our easy-to-read chart takes out all the guesswork and helps you quickly choose the right size for your plant.

Smaller pots are best for seedlings or small plants just starting out. These tend to be shallow but wide, allowing enough room for the roots of the young plant but not too much where they get overcrowded. Medium-sized pots are ideal when your plant has grown from its infancy and is ready for more space. These are deeper and wider than small pots, so that it can accommodate larger root systems - making sure your plant gets enough nourishment while still giving it breathing room. Large pots are top choice if you have an established plant in need of lots of space - think trees and large shrubs! The spacious depth and width allow plenty of room for deep root systems without struggling for air or light.

No matter what size you choose, MyGreenscape has got you covered, with our pot sizes chart guaranteeing you find the perfect fit every time!

Light Guide

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Care Guide

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To prevent both under-watering and overwatering, use a well-draining potting mix and allow excess water to escape. Always check the soil moisture before adding more water to keep your plants thriving.