Where can I find Hoya plants?

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  1. Amin

    Amin New Member

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    My wife's new obsession is Hoya plants and I was thinking of getting her a few plants but I can't find them anywhere in Vancouver.
    Does anyone knows where can I find Hoya plants or cuttings to buy?

    Thanks a lot,
     
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    That's exactly the case. My wife doesn't like them and she thinks that they are cruel to the plant since they do that to them. So I was hoping I can find a place to buy a plant for her and not single leafs.
     
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    I just bought a Hoya Carnosa Variegata plant today at Mayhew Sherwood Florist at West Broadway and Alma (kitsilano), for $7, it's a smallish pot but lovely foliage! They had a tray of them still
     
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    anywhere in richmond sell hoya's does anyone know? only asking as im from the island and could get my inlaws to pick up from richmond or white rock
     
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    I would not be surprised if the same plants were to appear in your local Art Knapp Plantland in the near future as plant orders are delivered.
     
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    Mayhew Sherwood Florist have good plants. And they also are cheap.
     
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    Hello. Are you stilllooking for Hoyas?
     
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    She already got a Hoya Carnosa Variegata, but she is looking for more. Different types. Do you know where I can find more for her?
     
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    Hi Amin,

    I currently have Hoya Bella. I think it's beautiful but it has no scent. None that I can smell anyways. When I got the plant about 10 years ago my online research lead me to believe that the plant is toxic if ingested. I was just looking it up again and now there seem to be mixed views. I've always told my any guests that touches and admires it to wash their hands to be sure.

    Maybe we can trade plants.

    I tend to like things that are unusual and/or rare :) . I actually have mostly orchids in my collection.

    Hope you're having a good long weekend.
     

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    Interested in trading cuttings live in Alberta we would have to mail to each other soon.. winter around the corner
     
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    @Amin, Southlands Nursery - Home has a variegated variety with a green leaf margin surrounding creamy center with red highlights. The common variegated variety has a cream margin surrounding green center.
     

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