Turgida x is a Haworthia hybrid that is native to South Africa. This plant is a small slow-growing succulent that grows into clusters on very short stems. This plant can happily live on a bright windowsill indoors. Better off to underwater this type of succulent than to overwater. This plant can store water in their glossy, see-through leaves for long periods of time. Make sure before watering this succulent that the soil is completely dry. This plant will look best in shallow containers with enough space around it to grow into beautiful green clusters of rosettes.
Native to: South Africa
Hardiness: tender soft succulent - will not tolerate frost
Recommended light conditions: full sun
Bloomtime : Spring/Summer
Flower Color : white
Watering Needs Indoors: Instead of giving your succulents gradual sips of water throughout the week, give them a good soaking, to the point where water runs out the drainage holes at the bottom of the pot. Be sure to empty the water that runs into the saucer, succulents do not like to sit in water. Then let the soil dry out completely before watering again.
Watering Needs Outdoors: In the Summer water your succulents every two weeks, by soaking them and letting them dry before watering again. In the Winter water your succulents once a month.
Technical Information About This Plant
- Requires bright light for most of the day. Or constant dappled shade.
- Best to water every 2 weeks.
- Available in a medium size. (based on availability)
Knowing what your planting zone is can be vitally important to your plants thriving. Keep in mind that the zones pertain to OUTDOOR planting. If you plan to keep your plants indoors for fall-winter the zones may be irrelevant.