Hoya magnifica P.I.Forst. & D.J.Liddle

Wiry twiner to several metres long, latex white. Leaf blade elliptic-ovate to narrowovate, fleshy, flat, up to 19 cm long and 10 cm wide, green, silver flecking absent, velutinous-hairy; margins entire, not recurved, same colour as rest of blade; venation penninerved, with 5 or 6 lateral veins, rather obscure; base cordate to rounded; tip acute, acuminate or apiculate. Umbel positively geotropic, convex, of 8-15 flowers in loose ball. Corolla 22-25 mm wide, white with small area of red under corona; lobes triangular, 15-18 mm long, 15-18 mm wide, inflexed to flattish, hairless. Corona cream to white. [H. sp. New Guinea White]

New Guinea

Corolla 22-25 mm wide, white.

Source: Forster, P.; Liddle, D.; Liddle, I. (2002). Hoya. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 4. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 3. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Asteranae
order      Gentianales
family       Apocynaceae
genus        Hoya R.Br.