Haworthia Truncata
Haworthia Truncata
Haworthia Truncata
Haworthia Truncata
Haworthia Truncata
Haworthia Truncata
Haworthia Truncata
Haworthia Truncata
Haworthia Truncata
Haworthia Truncata
Haworthia Truncata
Haworthia Truncata

Haworthia Truncata has a common name ‘Horse’s Teeth’. With its origin in South Africa, this plant is a beautiful succulent species in the Haworthia genus and belongs to the Asphodelaceae family. Horse’s Teeth grow up to 2 cm in height.

Growth Rate

Haworthia truncata is a slow-growing houseplant with a warty surface.

Flowering

This attractive plant blooms in white shade throughout the summer season. The flowers are noted for being fragrance-free.

Water and Feeding/Fertilizer

The succulent needs regular watering every season. However, less water is required during the winter season. So, overwatering should be avoided. Use nitrogen-based fertilizer once or twice during the growing season.

Soil

Horse’s Teeth plants are prone to root rot. So, they prefer gritty soil. The soil may contain crushed stones or coarse sand.

Hardiness

Haworthia truncata belongs to the hardiness zone of 10a to 11b and has a frost tolerance of -5° C (23° F).

​Light

These plants need full sunlight to light shade.

Propagation

This variety of Haworthia is not difficult to propagate. Propagation is done through seeds or leaf cuttings.

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Bloom Season Summer
Botanical Name Haworthia truncata
Common Name Horse’s teeth
Family Asphodelaceae
Flower Color White
Growth Habit fleshy leaves in greygreen
Growth Rate Slow
Hardiness Zone 10a to 11b
Mature Size (2 Cm)
Native Area South africa
Resistance 5(7)° C
Sun Exposure Dappled shade

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Haworthia Truncata

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Please note: All Landscape Ready plants that are in a 6-inch pot or larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

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Please note: Our large plants are many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive 100% healthy and looking great.

Please note: Our large plants are shipped bare root. They are also many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive healthy and looking great.

If you live in a cold climate and are expecting temperatures below 40 degrees within the next five days after placing your order, we highly recommend adding a heat pack to your order. If you do not order a heat pack, we do not send one with your order.

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To prevent plants from freezing while in transit, orders placed for areas with extreme severe freezing temperatures will be held for shipment until it is safe to ship.

Plants that are in 3.5" pots and smaller will be shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots. Any plant that is 6" and larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

Depending on the species and season, 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.

We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Care instructions are included in every package you order. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note on your order. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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Haworthia Truncata has a common name ‘Horse’s Teeth’. With its origin in South Africa, this plant is a beautiful succulent species in the Haworthia genus and belongs to the Asphodelaceae family. Horse’s Teeth grow up to 2 cm in height.

Growth Rate

Haworthia truncata is a slow-growing houseplant with a warty surface.

Flowering

This attractive plant blooms in white shade throughout the summer season. The flowers are noted for being fragrance-free.

Water and Feeding/Fertilizer

The succulent needs regular watering every season. However, less water is required during the winter season. So, overwatering should be avoided. Use nitrogen-based fertilizer once or twice during the growing season.

Soil

Horse’s Teeth plants are prone to root rot. So, they prefer gritty soil. The soil may contain crushed stones or coarse sand.

Hardiness

Haworthia truncata belongs to the hardiness zone of 10a to 11b and has a frost tolerance of -5° C (23° F).

​Light

These plants need full sunlight to light shade.

Propagation

This variety of Haworthia is not difficult to propagate. Propagation is done through seeds or leaf cuttings.

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Bloom Season Summer
Botanical Name Haworthia truncata
Common Name Horse’s teeth
Family Asphodelaceae
Flower Color White
Growth Habit fleshy leaves in greygreen
Growth Rate Slow
Hardiness Zone 10a to 11b
Mature Size (2 Cm)
Native Area South africa
Resistance 5(7)° C
Sun Exposure Dappled shade

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