“The Name Acanthostemma can be broken down into the words Acantho which in this case means thorny and stemma which means crown. The term Acanthostemma refers to the corona.” This information was taken from the Stemma Journal Vol 2 #3. This group of Hoyas include such species as
Hoya benitotanii (syn. gigantangensis)
Hoya sp DS-128
Hoya sp DS-70
Hoya sp 93039 Rundum
This is a partial listing and a list which is always growing and includes some of our most loved Hoyas.