This product contains
|1||Haworthia retusa, Star Cactus - Succulent Plant|
|2||3 inch (8 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
About Haworthia retusa
It is a small, rosette forming succulent which is perennial. The leaves are thick, triangular, translucent, and green in color. The species has leaf-top windows, which are shiny.
|Plant Height||6 inch (15 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||3 inch (8 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Star Cactus, Window Succulent|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||Up to 10 cm|
|Flower Colour ||White|
|Bloom Time ||Spring to summer|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and careKeep in a bright sunny location.
Try not to water the leaves, give water to soil only.
Avoid overwatering as the roots may get rot.
Water the plant in a morning, between 8 to 10 am.
Avoid keeping in suffocated areas or in dark room.
While, re-potting or propagating try not to disturb the roots.
Required care in the winter season. If growing in a pot, then kept in indoors and growing in outside do mulching.
Haworthia retusa care
In cultivation, it can form an offset, and even form clumps. Its natural habitat is lower hills and flat terrain.
Re-pot when the plant performs clump and goes beyond the pot size. It should be done before or after the rainy season and in the spring season.
Re-pot with the following proportions:
3 parts of potting soil,
1 part of grit (pumice),
1 part of the horticultural-grade sand,
1/2 part of the compost etc.
|Sunlight ||Full sun, partial sun, at least 4 to 6 hours of sunlight per day.|
|Watering ||Low for the rainy season, Moderate for winter, More than moderate for a summer|
|Soil ||Avoid excess organic contents in the soil.|
|Temperature ||Ideal: 22 to 35 degrees C|
|Fertilizer ||No need much. A peat-based compost should not be used.|
Haworthia retusa special feature
Survivals and growers of the summer.
Haworthia retusa uses
- Its color and the appearance is appreciated by the various gardens
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Haworthia retusa?
Haworthia retusa is commonly known as Star Cactus, Window Succulent
How tall do Haworthia retusa grow?
On average Haworthia retusa grows Up to 10 cm
What color are Haworthia retusa?
A Haworthia retusa plant bears flowers of color White
When Haworthia retusa blooms?
With enough light, Haworthia retusa may produce White flowers in Spring to summer
How hard is Haworthia retusa to grow?
A Haworthia retusa is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Haworthia retusa need?
A Haworthia retusa prefers Full sun, partial sun, at least 4 to 6 hours of sunlight per day.
How much water does a Haworthia retusa need?
A Haworthia retusa prefers watering Low for the rainy season, Moderate for winter, More than moderate for a summer
What kind of soil does a Haworthia retusa need?
A Haworthia retusa prefers Avoid excess organic contents in the soil.
What temperature does a Haworthia retusa like?
A Haworthia retusa prefers Ideal: 22 to 35 degrees C
How often should I fertilize my Haworthia retusa?
To encourage Haworthia retusa growth, No need much. A peat-based compost should not be used.
Sunday, 15 March 2020
How often I need to water it?
Saturday, 29 February 2020
Plant received in good packing, but is not similar as shown in web site.
Tuesday, 18 February 2020
Plant was received in very good condition. Cost little more but a good buy
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