Dischidia ovata - Watermelon Vine
Dischidia ovata is a succulent vine closely related to Hoya. Commonly known as Watermelon Vine, this plant has round leaves with white venation, making each leaf look like a tiny ripe melon. Native to Southeast Asia, this vine is a natural epiphyte, growing along tree limbs in tropical forests.
• Light: Bright, indirect light
• Water: Let the soil dry out almost completely before re-watering.
• Considerations: Use an airy, well-draining substrate to grow this plant. The roots are very sensitive to overwatering and soggy soil.
WHAT TO EXPECT
You'll get a healthy Dischidia ovata that meets our rigorous quality standards in a 2.5" nursery pot. No two plants are alike, and yours will have its own unique shape, size and personality; expect this natural variation from the photos.
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