Haworthia turgida should be watered deeply enough for water to run out of the bottom of the pot, but the soil should always be allowed to dry out before watering again. Most succulent gardeners will recognize this watering method as the preferred technique of most species of succulent.
Beside above, how do you propagate haworthia Turgida?
How to Propagate Haworthia turgida. Haworthia turgida will produce small offsets, sprouting up around the base of the plant. Simply pull these up and allow the offsets to dry for one to two days before replanting in well-draining soil.
In respect to this, is haworthia a perennial?
Haworthia is a large genus of small succulent plants, most of them native to South Africa.
|Common Name||Haworthia, zebra cactus, pearl plant, star window plant, cushion aloe|
|Plant Type||Succulent, perennial|
|Mature Size||3–5 in. tall and wide; some species can reach 20 in. tall|
How many species of haworthia are there?
Although there are disputes amongst the experts as to what defines a species in Haworthia, it is generally recognized that there are at least about 60 named species and about 150 named varieties.
Using the cactus potting mix, gently plant the leaf in a pot and water. Place the potted leaf where it receives bright, indirect light. Keep the soil moist, but not soggy. It will take several weeks for the leaf to establish a sufficient root system.
Haworthias can be propagated through leaf cuttings just like many other succulents. But beware because this plant is difficult to get the entire leaf off without ripping off the tip of the leaf.