Description For Succulent Haworthia Turgida
How to grow How to grow Succulent Haworthia TurgidaPlant Description: Succulent Haworthia Turgida is a small succulent plant native to South Africa. Its leaves are fleshy, tightly overlapping, and arranged in rosettes. Its flowers are horticulturally insignificant. It is a very attractive plant suitable for room decorations. Succulent Haworthia Turgida is grown indoors in fancy decorative pots.
Botanical Name: Haworthia turgida
Plant type: Succulent.
Growth Habit: Perennial small plant.
Growth Rate: Slow Growing.
Average Landscape Size: Succulent Haworthia Turgida can reach 4 to 30 cm in height.
How to care for Succulent Haworthia TurgidaSoil: The potting mixture consisting of good compost rich soil, sharp sand, and leaf mould or coco peat, in equal proportions suits Succulent Haworthia Turgida.
Pot Size: 8 to 12-inch pot.
Potting/Transplanting: The pot selected must have proper drainage holes. To prevent water logging, cover the drainage holes with broken pieces of earthen pots or brick pieces before putting the soil. Transplant the Haworthia sapling in a pot along with root-ball of original the soil. Carefully place the plant in the middle of the pot & cover the roots completely with remaining soil.
Repotting: Succulent Haworthia Turgida should be repotted every two years.
Sunlight: Succulent Haworthia Turgida can grow well in full sun, indirect sunlight or total shade.
Water: Succulent Haworthia Turgida needs moderate watering once a week. The plant should not be exposed to rains, as water will be collected between the leaves, and the plants may rot.
Fertiliser: Add compost to the pot every 3-4 months.
Temperature: Hot climate suits Succulent Haworthia Turgida
Humidity: Succulent Haworthia Turgida prefers dry conditions.
Pruning: Remove the old leaves & extra growth during repotting.
Propagation: Propagation can be done by the offshoot method.
Companion Plants: Jade, Ferns, Aloe, Syngonium.
|Type of Plants||Cacti & Succulents|
|Water Schedule||Twice a week|
|Speciality||Evergreen ornamnetal succulent with fleshy light green leaves|
|Design Use||Potted indoors in ornamental containers|
|Ideal Location||Living rooms, study room, office desk|
|Packing Weight||750 g|
|Packing Height||13.5 cm|
|Packing Depth||10 cm|
|Packing Width||10 cm|