Name: Hoya elliptica
AKA: Wax plant, Turtle Shell Hoya
Why we love it: This plants leaves are similar in appearance to a turtle shell, with deep venation on the leaves. The white flowers have a mild scent and are star-shaped in clusters. Photo of bloom for reference.
Light: Moderate to bright indirect light. More light will encourage blooms.
Water: Allow the top of the soil to dry between waterings. Do not overwater!
Pet Friendly? Yes, this plant is pet safe!