Hoya carnosa "Krimson Queen", also known as Hoya Tricolor or Hoya Variegata, is a variegated variant of the Hoya carnosa. It has waxy leaves that are pink, white, or creamy white around its edges. New leaves on the Hoya Krimson Queen often emerge bright pink, with the occasional leaf entirely white. Hoyas are native to many parts of Asia and grow wild in countries such as the Philipines and Australia.
- Care: Easy
- Growth rate: Moderate
- Lighting requirements: Medium-High (Bright, Indirect Light)
- Temperature: 65-85F
- Humidity: Moderate-High (higher humidity will promote better growth)
- Water: When the top one to two inches of soil feels dry to the touch. Soil should be allowed to dry between waterings. This plant is drought tolerant so don't worry about under watering it!
- Soil: Well-draining
- Propagation: Rhizome clippings
- Pet-Friendly: Yes!