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Haworthiopsis fasciata var. fasciata in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

Haworthiopsis fasciata var. fasciata syn. Haworthia fasciata, Haworthia pumila subsp. fasciata

 

Haworthiopsis fasciata var. fasciata

Haworthia generally resemble miniature aloes, except in their flowers. They are popular garden and container plants. The plants can grow solitary or can be clump-forming. Their flowers are small, white and very similar between species. But their leaves show wide variations. 'Fasciata' requires full sun and little water. Haworthia fasciata has smooth inner leaves. They are grown in gardens. However, they are more commonly grown in greenhouses, conservatories and as houseplants.

 
plant Features
  • Haworthiopsis fasciata var. fasciata likes partial shade

    Partial shade

  • Haworthiopsis fasciata var. fasciata likes very little water

    Very little water

  • Haworthiopsis fasciata var. fasciata is frost hardy: 23f (-5°c)

    Frost Hardy: 23F (-5°C)

  • Haworthiopsis fasciata var. fasciata likes free draining

    Free draining

 
plant information

Common name

Haworthiopsis fasciata var. fasciata

Latin name

Haworthiopsis fasciata var. fasciata syn. Haworthia fasciata, Haworthia pumila subsp. fasciata

type

Succulent

family

Asphodelaceae

ph

5.0 - 7.0 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Haworthiopsis fasciata var. fasciata likes partial shade

    Partial shade

  • Frost

    Haworthiopsis fasciata var. fasciata is frost hardy: 23f (-5°c)

    Frost Hardy: 23F (-5°C)

  • Soil

    Haworthiopsis fasciata var. fasciata likes free draining

    Free draining

  • Water

    Haworthiopsis fasciata var. fasciata likes very little water

    Very little water

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    Best time to plant
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    When the plant will bloom

full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Haworthiopsis fasciata var. fasciata is 0.30meters x 0.50meters 0.30 M 0.50 M

Haworthiopsis fasciata var. fasciata syn. Haworthia fasciata, Haworthia pumila subsp. fasciata

Haworthia generally resemble miniature aloes, except in their flowers. They are popular garden and container plants. The plants can grow solitary or can be clump-forming. Their flowers are small, white and very similar between species. But their leaves show wide variations. 'Fasciata' requires full sun and little water. Haworthia fasciata has smooth inner leaves. They are grown in gardens. However, they are more commonly grown in greenhouses, conservatories and as houseplants.


Flowering Season

From Mid Summer TO Mid Summer

Haworthia and Haworthiopsis will produce flowers, usually a few weeks after the "longest day" of the year, i.e. in Summer. However the flowers aren't very exciting, although because Haworthia and Haworthiopsis are very slow and compact plant not much happens visually during the year therefore the flowering period can be a welcome treat to show that your plant is actually "alive".

 

Planting Young Plants

From Early Spring TO Early Spring

When you re-pot your Haworthia or Haworthiopsis you can separate the offsets from the parent. Use a sharp knife and cut as close to the parent plant as possible, ensure the offset has some roots. Wait a day for the offset to dry slightly then pot up in a small container using a standard potting or cactus compost mix. Water and keep warm.

 
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