Hoya linearis Wall. ex D.Don, Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 130 1825. ;

China (NW-Yunnan), Nepal, Bhutan, Sikkim, Myanmar [Burma] (Kachin), India (C- to
E-Himalaya, NE-India, Darjeeling)
as per Catalogue of Life;

 


SK1229 24 JUNE 2018 : 8 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (2)

Location:  Sakiyong Khasmahal, Pedong Reshi Rd, India
Date: 16 May 2018
Altitude: 5550 ft.
Habit : Wild
Only leaves !


What can it be? 


No idea at all. May be Fern sp. ?


It’s Gesneriaceae or one of those things – I just can’t quite remember the name of this easily recognisable spermatophyte genus, sorry.

Can’t find those places on a map – sounds like Sikkim, but please always tell us the State, as I keep saying!


… has suggested it as Hoya linearis and looks like correct. https://garden.org/plants/view/114258/Hoya-Hoya-linearis/


Hoya!  Yes, that’s right – I keep seeing it but never remember the name.




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