Hoya pubicalyx 'Black Dragon'


Hoya pubicalyx 'Black Dragon' is a Hoya collector’s dream for its spectacular, moody flowers. Black and crimson-purple, the star-shaped flowers blossom, as all Hoya flowers do, in a seamless, arcing dome.

Please note: Every plant will vary in size, color and shape from the one pictured. Planter is not included. Plant ships bare root.

Hoya pubicalyx 'Black Dragon' is a nursery cultivar of Hoya pubicalyx, which is native to the Philippines.


Hoya pubicalyx 'Black Dragon' prefers 2-3 hours of direct sunlight. Morning or evening sun is ideal. Indoors, a sunny window with eastern or western exposure is a great spot.


Though Hoya plants can withstand some drought, during the growing season they prefer a consistent watering schedule. Water regularly during the growth period. Allow the soil to dry out at least halfway before watering thoroughly.

Tula's Tip

Hoya pubicalyx 'Black Dragon' produce small, sweet-smelling flowers in clusters of 10 to 30. Flowers are star-shaped, and typically black and crimson-purple in color. Keep Hoya root bound to encourage blooms. Fertilize: Fertilize with a water-soluble balanced fertilizer once every two weeks, only during the active growing season.


Approx. 3-4” tall. Comes in a 4” grow pot. Every plant will vary in size, color and shape.

Delivery Method

Nationwide shipping, NYC delivery and pickup available.