Hoya



[hoi-uh] /ˈhɔɪ ə/

noun
1.
any shrubby climbing plant of the genus Hoya, of the milkweed family, especially the wax plant, H. carnosa, a pot plant with waxy white flowers.
/ˈhɔɪə/
noun
1.
any plant of the asclepiadaceous genus Hoya, of E Asia and Australia, esp the waxplant popular as a house plant

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