Cocoon Plant, Woolly Senecio - Senecio haworthii
Cocoon Plant, Woolly Senecio - Senecio haworthii

Senecio haworthii is a rare succulent plant that belongs to the Asteraceae family. Growing from 10 to 25 cm in height, this houseplant originates from South Africa. The cylindrical white leaves give this summer-dormant plant a unique look. Senecio haworthii has popular common names like “Woolly Senecio” and “Cocoon Plant”.

Growth Rate

This succulent plant grows slowly and is easy to care for.

Flowering

Senecio haworthii blooms throughout the winter and summer months. With its green & yellow color flowers, this plant is sure to brighten up any space.

Watering

Avoid overwatering this plant. Since it is prone to root rots, make sure to let the soil dry between watering.

Soil

Cocoon Plants should be grown in well-draining soil for extra drainage. The right soil mix plays a key role in maintaining their growth.

Hardiness

This variety is hardy in zones 9b to 11b. Senecio haworthii is not tolerant of frost. So, if you live in regions that get colder than 24.8° F (-4° C), it is recommended to plant this succulent indoors.

Light

These houseplants grow best in full sun. The plant is easy to grow and does not require a lot of attention.

Propagation

Senecio haworthii propagation can be done through leaves as well as cuttings.

Senecio haworthii “Cocoon Plant” plant is great for anyone who wants to beautify their garden space.

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

Bloom Season Winter and summer
Botanical Name Senecio haworthii
Common Name Cocoon Plant, Woolly Senecio
Dormancy Summer
Family Asteraceae
Flower Color Green/yellow
Growth Habit Ylindrical in shape
Growth Rate Slow
Hardiness Zone 9b to 11b
Mature Size 1025 centimeters
Native Area South africa
Resistance 4°c (10° C if the roots are kept dry)
Sun Exposure Full sun

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Cocoon Plant, Woolly Senecio - Senecio haworthii

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Senecio haworthii is a rare succulent plant that belongs to the Asteraceae family. Growing from 10 to 25 cm in height, this houseplant originates from South Africa. The cylindrical white leaves give this summer-dormant plant a unique look. Senecio haworthii has popular common names like “Woolly Senecio” and “Cocoon Plant”.

Growth Rate

This succulent plant grows slowly and is easy to care for.

Flowering

Senecio haworthii blooms throughout the winter and summer months. With its green & yellow color flowers, this plant is sure to brighten up any space.

Watering

Avoid overwatering this plant. Since it is prone to root rots, make sure to let the soil dry between watering.

Soil

Cocoon Plants should be grown in well-draining soil for extra drainage. The right soil mix plays a key role in maintaining their growth.

Hardiness

This variety is hardy in zones 9b to 11b. Senecio haworthii is not tolerant of frost. So, if you live in regions that get colder than 24.8° F (-4° C), it is recommended to plant this succulent indoors.

Light

These houseplants grow best in full sun. The plant is easy to grow and does not require a lot of attention.

Propagation

Senecio haworthii propagation can be done through leaves as well as cuttings.

Senecio haworthii “Cocoon Plant” plant is great for anyone who wants to beautify their garden space.

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

Bloom Season Winter and summer
Botanical Name Senecio haworthii
Common Name Cocoon Plant, Woolly Senecio
Dormancy Summer
Family Asteraceae
Flower Color Green/yellow
Growth Habit Ylindrical in shape
Growth Rate Slow
Hardiness Zone 9b to 11b
Mature Size 1025 centimeters
Native Area South africa
Resistance 4°c (10° C if the roots are kept dry)
Sun Exposure Full sun

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