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Haworthia tesselata

Haworthia tesselata

Haworthia tesselata is a member of the Haworthia family. Its botanical name is Haworthia tesselata. It is a succulent and is treated mainly as an evergreen, so it retains its leaves throughout the year. Haworthia tesselata is known for growing to a height of approximately 15.0 cm (5.85 inches).

South Africa is believed to be where Haworthia tesselata originates from.

Haworthia tesselata is normally fairly low maintenance and quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.

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How to grow Haworthia tesselata

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Remember to apply water fairly sparingly to Haworthia tesselata. Haworthia tesselata needs a soil ph of 6.1 to 6.5 (weakly acidic soil). Haworthia tesselata is generally regarded as a tender plant, so remember to wait until your soil is warm and the night time temperature is well above freezing before moving outside.

See our list of companion Plants for Haworthia tesselata to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Haworthia tesselata from seed

Transplanting Haworthia tesselata

Haworthia tesselata is tender, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside - as a guideline, the minimum temperature outside should be approximately 0°C / 32°F.

Common Haworthia tesselata problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Haworthia tesselata plants:

Other names for Haworthia tesselata

Haworthia, Windowpane plant

Haworthia tesselata care instructions

How long does Haworthia tesselata take to grow?

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