Hoya odorata Merr.

Erect non-twiner to 50 cm high, latex white. Leaf blade elliptic to obovate, leathery, flat, up to 6 cm long and 2.2 cm wide, green, silver flecking absent, hairless; margins entire, not recurved, same colour as rest of blade; venation penninerved, with 8 to 10 lateral veins; base cuneate; tip acuminate. Umbel positively geotropic, convex, of 4-16 flowers in loose ball. Corolla 20-23 mm wide, white; lobes oblong-ovate,10-12 mm long, 5-6 mm wide, weakly inflexed, shortly papillose. Corona pale-yellow.


Erect, non-twiner; corolla 20-23 mm wide; corona pale yellow.

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.