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  • Botanical Name: Hoya carnosa
  • Common Name(s): Chelsea

Hoya Carnosa Chelsea: A Tapestry of Botanical Elegance

Meet the enchanting Hoya Carnosa Chelsea, a botanical tapestry interwoven with elegance. Renowned for its cascading vines adorned with glossy, heart-shaped leaves, this Hoya variety showcases a splendid resilience and natural beauty. Chelsea’s pendant clusters of star-shaped flowers, resembling delicate porcelain, add a touch of ethereal charm. Ideal for hanging containers or draping over shelves, Hoya Carnosa Chelsea transforms any space into a lush sanctuary. Embrace the allure of this botanical masterpiece, a celebration of nature’s intricate artistry that graces your surroundings with timeless grace.

*Limit 2 Per Customer*

Complete Care Guide for Hoya Carnosa Chelsea (Wax Plant)

Hoya Carnosa Chelsea, a cultivar of the Wax Plant, is a captivating and resilient houseplant. Follow this comprehensive care guide to ensure your Hoya Carnosa Chelsea thrives and graces your space with its unique beauty:

Light:

  • Bright, Indirect Light: Place Hoya Carnosa Chelsea in bright, indirect light. While it can tolerate lower light conditions, optimal growth and flowering occur in brighter settings. Protect it from direct sunlight to prevent leaf burn.

Water:

  • Allow Drying Between Watering: Water the plant when the top inch of the soil feels dry. Hoya Carnosa Chelsea prefers slightly drier conditions and is susceptible to overwatering. Adjust watering frequency based on environmental factors and the plant’s needs.

Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Use a well-draining potting mix, such as a blend of orchid bark, perlite, and regular potting soil. Excellent drainage prevents waterlogged soil and root rot.

Temperature:

  • Warm Conditions: Maintain a warm environment with temperatures between 60-80°F (15-27°C). Shield the plant from drafts, as it prefers stable temperatures.

Humidity:

  • Moderate Humidity: While Hoya Carnosa Chelsea can adapt to average humidity levels, it appreciates a bit of extra moisture. Increase humidity through methods like misting or placing a humidity tray nearby.

Pruning:

  • Encourage Bushiness: Prune Hoya Carnosa Chelsea to encourage bushiness and control its size. Trim leggy stems and remove spent flowers to promote new growth. Pruning is best done in the spring or early summer.

Fertilization:

  • Balanced Fertilizer: Feed the plant with a balanced liquid fertilizer during the growing season (spring and summer). Dilute the fertilizer to half strength and apply every 2-4 weeks. Reduce or eliminate fertilization in fall and winter.

Flowering:

  • Clusters of Fragrant Flowers: Hoya Carnosa Chelsea is renowned for its fragrant clusters of star-shaped flowers. While it may take time to bloom, providing bright light and proper care can enhance flowering. Be patient, as Hoyas are known for sporadic blooming.

Pests and Diseases:

  • Monitor for Pests: Keep an eye out for common pests like mealybugs and spider mites. Treat any infestations promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil. Good air circulation helps prevent fungal issues.

Support:

  • Stake or Trellis: Provide support for climbing or trailing stems. Hoyas have a vining habit, and providing a stake or trellis helps maintain an attractive shape.

Propagation:

  • Stem Cuttings: Propagate Hoya Carnosa Chelsea through stem cuttings. Take 4-6 inch cuttings with at least two leaves and root them in a well-draining medium. Propagation is typically successful, allowing you to share the beauty of this cultivar.

Challenges:

  • Patience with Blooms: Hoya Carnosa Chelsea may not bloom immediately, and flowering can be sporadic. Consistent care, especially providing bright light, increases the likelihood of flowers.

Embrace the Unique Elegance of Hoya Carnosa Chelsea: Celebrate the distinctive beauty of Hoya Carnosa Chelsea as it flourishes in your home. With thoughtful care and patience, this Wax Plant cultivar will reward you with its captivating charm and enduring allure.**

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $50.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Hoya Carnosa Chelsea

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   Free Shipping on Order more than $50
   We offer replacement or a refund for damaged plant
   Only ship the healthy plants to you
   Over 400+ plants you can choose for your home

add a pot for your plant

quick plant care guide

Product Information

Information

  • Botanical Name: Hoya carnosa
  • Common Name(s): Chelsea

Hoya Carnosa Chelsea: A Tapestry of Botanical Elegance

Meet the enchanting Hoya Carnosa Chelsea, a botanical tapestry interwoven with elegance. Renowned for its cascading vines adorned with glossy, heart-shaped leaves, this Hoya variety showcases a splendid resilience and natural beauty. Chelsea’s pendant clusters of star-shaped flowers, resembling delicate porcelain, add a touch of ethereal charm. Ideal for hanging containers or draping over shelves, Hoya Carnosa Chelsea transforms any space into a lush sanctuary. Embrace the allure of this botanical masterpiece, a celebration of nature’s intricate artistry that graces your surroundings with timeless grace.

*Limit 2 Per Customer*

Complete Care Guide for Hoya Carnosa Chelsea (Wax Plant)

Hoya Carnosa Chelsea, a cultivar of the Wax Plant, is a captivating and resilient houseplant. Follow this comprehensive care guide to ensure your Hoya Carnosa Chelsea thrives and graces your space with its unique beauty:

Light:

  • Bright, Indirect Light: Place Hoya Carnosa Chelsea in bright, indirect light. While it can tolerate lower light conditions, optimal growth and flowering occur in brighter settings. Protect it from direct sunlight to prevent leaf burn.

Water:

  • Allow Drying Between Watering: Water the plant when the top inch of the soil feels dry. Hoya Carnosa Chelsea prefers slightly drier conditions and is susceptible to overwatering. Adjust watering frequency based on environmental factors and the plant’s needs.

Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Use a well-draining potting mix, such as a blend of orchid bark, perlite, and regular potting soil. Excellent drainage prevents waterlogged soil and root rot.

Temperature:

  • Warm Conditions: Maintain a warm environment with temperatures between 60-80°F (15-27°C). Shield the plant from drafts, as it prefers stable temperatures.

Humidity:

  • Moderate Humidity: While Hoya Carnosa Chelsea can adapt to average humidity levels, it appreciates a bit of extra moisture. Increase humidity through methods like misting or placing a humidity tray nearby.

Pruning:

  • Encourage Bushiness: Prune Hoya Carnosa Chelsea to encourage bushiness and control its size. Trim leggy stems and remove spent flowers to promote new growth. Pruning is best done in the spring or early summer.

Fertilization:

  • Balanced Fertilizer: Feed the plant with a balanced liquid fertilizer during the growing season (spring and summer). Dilute the fertilizer to half strength and apply every 2-4 weeks. Reduce or eliminate fertilization in fall and winter.

Flowering:

  • Clusters of Fragrant Flowers: Hoya Carnosa Chelsea is renowned for its fragrant clusters of star-shaped flowers. While it may take time to bloom, providing bright light and proper care can enhance flowering. Be patient, as Hoyas are known for sporadic blooming.

Pests and Diseases:

  • Monitor for Pests: Keep an eye out for common pests like mealybugs and spider mites. Treat any infestations promptly with insecticidal soap or neem oil. Good air circulation helps prevent fungal issues.

Support:

  • Stake or Trellis: Provide support for climbing or trailing stems. Hoyas have a vining habit, and providing a stake or trellis helps maintain an attractive shape.

Propagation:

  • Stem Cuttings: Propagate Hoya Carnosa Chelsea through stem cuttings. Take 4-6 inch cuttings with at least two leaves and root them in a well-draining medium. Propagation is typically successful, allowing you to share the beauty of this cultivar.

Challenges:

  • Patience with Blooms: Hoya Carnosa Chelsea may not bloom immediately, and flowering can be sporadic. Consistent care, especially providing bright light, increases the likelihood of flowers.

Embrace the Unique Elegance of Hoya Carnosa Chelsea: Celebrate the distinctive beauty of Hoya Carnosa Chelsea as it flourishes in your home. With thoughtful care and patience, this Wax Plant cultivar will reward you with its captivating charm and enduring allure.**

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Check more

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $199.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

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