quick plant care guide

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  • Botanical Name: Hoya kerrii
  • Common Names: Sweetheart, Lucky-heart

Hoya Sweetheart: Nature’s Affection Unveiled

The Hoya Sweetheart, a botanical expression of love, graces spaces with its enchanting presence. Its heart-shaped leaves, glossy and vibrant, evoke feelings of tenderness and warmth. This resilient plant, adorned with cascading vines, weaves a narrative of natural elegance, creating an atmosphere of tranquility. As it thrives in various conditions, the Hoya Sweetheart stands as a symbol of enduring affection, inviting you to embrace the beauty of nature’s expressions. With minimal care, it flourishes, allowing its green hearts to become a living testament to the enduring charm of the botanical world.

*******Please note the 4″plant will not grow vines as it is a leaf cutting

Complete Care Guide for Hoya Sweetheart

Hoya Sweetheart, known for its heart-shaped leaves and trailing growth habit, is a delightful addition to any plant enthusiast’s collection. To ensure its optimal growth and well-being, follow this comprehensive care guide:

Light:

  • Bright, Indirect Light: Hoya Sweetheart thrives in bright, indirect light. Place it near a window with filtered sunlight, protecting it from intense, direct sun exposure. Ample light encourages lush foliage and healthy growth.

Water:

  • Moderate Watering: Allow the top inch of the soil to dry out before watering. Water thoroughly, ensuring proper drainage. During the dormant season or winter, reduce watering frequency to prevent overwatering.

Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Plant Hoya Sweetheart in a well-draining potting mix. A blend of orchid bark, perlite, and regular potting soil promotes good drainage, preventing waterlogged conditions.

Temperature:

  • Warm Temperatures: Maintain a warm environment for Hoya Sweetheart, with temperatures ranging between 60-80°F (15-27°C). Protect it from drafts and cold conditions, as it is sensitive to low temperatures.

Humidity:

  • Moderate Humidity: While Hoya Sweetheart can tolerate average humidity, it appreciates higher humidity levels. Increase humidity through misting, placing a humidifier nearby, or grouping it with other plants.

Pruning:

  • Shape Control: Prune Hoya Sweetheart to control its shape and size. Trim back stems to promote a bushier appearance, and remove any yellow or damaged leaves. Pruning can be done throughout the year.

Fertilization:

  • Balanced Fertilizer: Feed Hoya Sweetheart 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 suspend fertilization in fall and winter.

Flowering:

  • Occasional Blooms: While Hoya Sweetheart is primarily grown for its foliage, it may produce clusters of star-shaped flowers. Providing ample light can encourage flowering. Blooms are known for their sweet fragrance.

Pests and Diseases:

  • Vigilance against Pests: Regularly inspect Hoya Sweetheart for common pests like mealybugs and spider mites. Treat any pest infestations promptly using insecticidal soap or neem oil.

Support:

  • Sturdy Support: As Hoya Sweetheart grows, provide support such as a trellis or stakes. This helps the plant maintain an upright and aesthetically pleasing form, especially as it develops a trailing habit.

Propagation:

  • Stem Cuttings: Propagate Hoya Sweetheart through stem cuttings. Take cuttings with a few leaves, dip them in rooting hormone, and plant them in a well-draining rooting medium.

Challenges:

  • Root Rot Prevention: Avoid overwatering to prevent root rot. Ensure proper drainage, and let the soil dry out slightly between watering sessions.

By following these guidelines, you can cultivate a healthy and charming Hoya Sweetheart, showcasing its unique heart-shaped leaves and occasional fragrant blossoms in your indoor garden.

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 Sweetheart

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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 kerrii
  • Common Names: Sweetheart, Lucky-heart

Hoya Sweetheart: Nature’s Affection Unveiled

The Hoya Sweetheart, a botanical expression of love, graces spaces with its enchanting presence. Its heart-shaped leaves, glossy and vibrant, evoke feelings of tenderness and warmth. This resilient plant, adorned with cascading vines, weaves a narrative of natural elegance, creating an atmosphere of tranquility. As it thrives in various conditions, the Hoya Sweetheart stands as a symbol of enduring affection, inviting you to embrace the beauty of nature’s expressions. With minimal care, it flourishes, allowing its green hearts to become a living testament to the enduring charm of the botanical world.

*******Please note the 4″plant will not grow vines as it is a leaf cutting

Complete Care Guide for Hoya Sweetheart

Hoya Sweetheart, known for its heart-shaped leaves and trailing growth habit, is a delightful addition to any plant enthusiast’s collection. To ensure its optimal growth and well-being, follow this comprehensive care guide:

Light:

  • Bright, Indirect Light: Hoya Sweetheart thrives in bright, indirect light. Place it near a window with filtered sunlight, protecting it from intense, direct sun exposure. Ample light encourages lush foliage and healthy growth.

Water:

  • Moderate Watering: Allow the top inch of the soil to dry out before watering. Water thoroughly, ensuring proper drainage. During the dormant season or winter, reduce watering frequency to prevent overwatering.

Soil:

  • Well-Draining Mix: Plant Hoya Sweetheart in a well-draining potting mix. A blend of orchid bark, perlite, and regular potting soil promotes good drainage, preventing waterlogged conditions.

Temperature:

  • Warm Temperatures: Maintain a warm environment for Hoya Sweetheart, with temperatures ranging between 60-80°F (15-27°C). Protect it from drafts and cold conditions, as it is sensitive to low temperatures.

Humidity:

  • Moderate Humidity: While Hoya Sweetheart can tolerate average humidity, it appreciates higher humidity levels. Increase humidity through misting, placing a humidifier nearby, or grouping it with other plants.

Pruning:

  • Shape Control: Prune Hoya Sweetheart to control its shape and size. Trim back stems to promote a bushier appearance, and remove any yellow or damaged leaves. Pruning can be done throughout the year.

Fertilization:

  • Balanced Fertilizer: Feed Hoya Sweetheart 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 suspend fertilization in fall and winter.

Flowering:

  • Occasional Blooms: While Hoya Sweetheart is primarily grown for its foliage, it may produce clusters of star-shaped flowers. Providing ample light can encourage flowering. Blooms are known for their sweet fragrance.

Pests and Diseases:

  • Vigilance against Pests: Regularly inspect Hoya Sweetheart for common pests like mealybugs and spider mites. Treat any pest infestations promptly using insecticidal soap or neem oil.

Support:

  • Sturdy Support: As Hoya Sweetheart grows, provide support such as a trellis or stakes. This helps the plant maintain an upright and aesthetically pleasing form, especially as it develops a trailing habit.

Propagation:

  • Stem Cuttings: Propagate Hoya Sweetheart through stem cuttings. Take cuttings with a few leaves, dip them in rooting hormone, and plant them in a well-draining rooting medium.

Challenges:

  • Root Rot Prevention: Avoid overwatering to prevent root rot. Ensure proper drainage, and let the soil dry out slightly between watering sessions.

By following these guidelines, you can cultivate a healthy and charming Hoya Sweetheart, showcasing its unique heart-shaped leaves and occasional fragrant blossoms in your indoor garden.

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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