Happy December 1st: A New Hoya in Bud – Hoya fitchii

This is a good way to start a new month with a what will hopefully be a first-time bloomer for me – Hoya fitchii.  Here are a couple photos of the buds; please excuse the reddish tone from the LED lights under which it grows.

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