Any Hoya growers in Knoxville Tn

teisa(6)March 18, 2013

I wondered if there was any Hoya growers in Knoxville? I've grown Hoyas for 3 years and would love to meet someone local to do some trades with... Anyone interested?

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jackietn(z6)

Yes, I am a hoya head!! Love them.

    Bookmark   March 22, 2013 at 7:21PM
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MEL_TN(7)

I have collected Hoyas for many years! A local swap sounds great!
Mel

    Bookmark   April 25, 2013 at 8:02PM
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teisa(6)

Hey this makes 3 of us!! I guess not many others. Maybe we could meet up in town sometime this summer.... I like the idea!

    Bookmark   May 27, 2013 at 12:05AM
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MEL_TN(7)

Sounds good to me, Teisa! What Hoyas are on your wish list?

    Bookmark   May 27, 2013 at 8:46AM
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dirtgirl29

I have one large, ancient Hoya, which I believe is Hoya carnosa. I can not be certain of this tentative identification since it has been a long time since it bloomed and my memory may be flawed. I rescued it from the trash can about 20 years ago and it only had a few stems with dry, almost, but not completely, lifeless leaves. Now, it is huge--so much so that it is hard to get it outside during the summer, hence the lack of flowers. I understand that probably everyone who grows hoyas has this one, but if anyone wants a slip, or 2 or 3, I will be happy to share either at a hoya swap or the fall plant swap. Just let me know. I plan to move it outside under a shade tree this summer so perhaps it will bloom this year. It has a very strong fragrance.

Alice

    Bookmark   May 29, 2013 at 12:06PM
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