Haworthia 'African Pearls'

Description

The Haworthia 'African Pearls' is a succulent that features narrow, green pointy leaves mottled with bumpy, raised white spotty bands. Its leaves are tightly packed and form a spiral. This nearly indestructible plant can adapt to most lighting situations and is drought tolerant. It a perfect plant for people with busy schedules or beginners! 

Ed's Plant Profile

  • Botanical Name: Haworthia
  • Common Name: African Pearls 
  • Family: Asphodelaceae 
  • Native Range: Southern Africa 

Ed's Care Guide

  • Care Level: Easy
  • Light: Can adapt to most lighting conditions except for full direct sunlight and full shade.
  • Water: Water when soil is almost fully dried out. Drought tolerant but will succumb quickly to rotting if over watered.
  • Humidity: Can tolerate any humidity 
  • Temperature: No lower than 40F
  • Pruning: Prune as needed to remove brown or dead leaves.
  • Feeding: Fertilize two or three times a year with a diluted solution during spring and summer.
  • Growth: Small and slow growing
  • Propagation:  Cuttings 
  • Pests: Generally not subject to pests
  • Toxicity: Non-toxic to pets and humans. However, with all plants we recommend you exercise caution with children and pets