Scientific name: Haworthiopsis concolor
Common name: Haworthiopsis concolor
This slow-growing Succulent has bright green leaves with raised white spots. It is an ideal plant for indoor growers and beginners.
Quick Look at Haworthiopsis concolor
- Partial sun to partial shade
- Typical water needs for a succulent
- Plant grows up to 6″ (15 cm) tall
- Zone 10a (Minimum 30° F | -1.1° C)
- Not cold hardy
- Propagation by offsets and seeds
- Generally non-toxic to humans and animals
- Summer Dormant
General Care for Haworthia concolor
The Haworthia concolor is great for beginners. It thrives on neglect. It can be grown indoors or in an office where there is enough light. There are white blossoms in the fall and spring.
Haworthia concolor has a lot of water needs. The “soak and dry” method will allow the soil to dry out completely between waterings.
Where to Plant
If you live in a zone that gets colder than 30 F, it’s best to plant this plant in a container that can be brought indoors. It does very well in partial sun.
You can plant in a container or area of the garden that gets plenty of shade. If planting indoors, place in a room that gets a lot of sunlight.
How to Propagate Haworthia concolor
Haworthia concolor is easy to grow from offsets. It is a bit more difficult to grow from seed.
There will be small offsets around the base of the plant. Pull these up and allow the offsets to dry for a day or two.
In the fall, sow in a well-draining soil. If you live above 9a, you can grow Haworthia seeds outdoors. If you live in a cooler area, you can sow indoors under a grow light.