In Praise of Hoya sp. Bangkok Red

Hoya sp. Bangkok Red was given to me by Melanie Myers of Tennessee. What ever happened to Melanie, I do not know, but I will always thank her for giving me this wonderful plant. I have owned it now for well over 12 years, and for the first time last spring I chopped it all up and sold it off as cuttings. I kept a couple for myself and started it over; just as I remembered, it was very easy to not only grow, but flowered very early. The flowers also have an amazing scent. Here is my reincarnated plant from this morning: