Haworthia Fasciata Zebra Plant
(This plant comes in a 3.5" pot. You will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).
Haworthia Fasciata is a genus of succulent plants with its origin in South Africa. This summer-dormant plant forms rosettes of attractive dark green leaves. The common name of this succulent is “Zebra Plant” and it belongs to the family Asphodelaceae. Haworthias grow to be around 4 to 8 inches in height and are suitable for indoor growing.
Haworthia Fasciata is a beautiful slow-growing houseplant. It is very easy to grow and highly unusual.
These plants have small white and orange flowers. They grow in the summer season.
This succulent plant is low maintenance and requires little water. Haworthias should be watered only when the soil becomes dry. Make sure to not let the plant sit in water.
Zebra Fasciata is advised to grow best in a cactus potting mix. This succulent needs to be repotted every two years into a new blend.
Haworthia Fasciata belongs to the hardiness zone of 10a to 11b. It is proven to be an ideal indoor plant in winter and needs to be placed in bright light with ample airflow. This plant is not frost tolerant and cannot survive in temperatures less than 30° F (-1.1° C).
Haworthias require full sun to partial shade. They enjoy bright light, but not direct sunlight.
Zebra succulent plants can be propagated from stem cuttings or offsets.
Haworthia Fasciata houseplants are attractive yet inexpensive. They are colorful and fairly easy to maintain. This unique variety is a great way to add some life to your homes & offices.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Common Name||Zebra cactus|
|Frost Tolerance||-1.1° C|
|Growth Rate||Slow growth|
|Hardiness Zone||10a to 11b|
|Height||4in - 8in|
|Scientific Name||Haworthia fasciata zebra plant|
|Shape||Rosettes of fleshy green|