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Haworthia cooperi

Haworthia

Haworthia cooperi

Care
  1. Lighting Haworthia cooperi can be placed sunny to part shaded.
  2. Soil Well drained such as regular mixes for cacti and succulents or a mixture of regular potting soil, bird sand and pumice (2:1:1). Grows also good in pure pumice.
  3. Watering Allow to dry or nearly dry between the waterings. Water sparingly during hot summer weeks with temperature above 30 °C (86 °F) and if placed cool during winter.
  4. Feeding When in active growth with standard liquid fertilizer (every 4th to 8th week), spikes or granules (2 to 3 monthly).
    New bought or recently repotted plants don’t need to be fed for the first year.
  5. Temperature Haworthia cooperi can be grown warm the year round. A winter rest period at 10 to 15 °C (50 to 59 °F) will be tolerated. Minimum temperature is 5 °C (41 °F).
  6. Propagation Seeds, cuttings from offsets and leaf cuttings

Haworthia cooperi

Haworthia cooperi

Haworthia cooperi
Leaf cutting with new shoots

Profile
  1. Scientific name Haworthia cooperi
  2. Common name(s) Haworthia
  3. Family Asphodelaceae, Asphodeloideae subfamily
  4. Origin South Africa
  5. Height 5 to 10 cm
  6. Toxic No but not edible

Haworthia cooperi

Haworthia cooperi

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