|1||Haworthia retusa, Star Cactus - Succulent Plant|
|2||3 inch (8 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
It is a small, rosette forming succulent which is perennial. The leaves are thick, triangular, translucent, and green in color. The species has leaf-top windows, which are shiny.
|Plant Height||6 inch (15 cm)|
|Plant Spread||3 inch (8 cm)|
|Common Name||Star Cactus, Window Succulent|
|Maximum Reachable Height||Up to 10 cm|
|Bloom Time||Spring to summer|
|Difficulty Level||Easy to grow|
In cultivation, it can form an offset, and even form clumps. Its natural habitat is lower hills and flat terrain.
Re-pot when the plant performs clump and goes beyond the pot size. It should be done before or after the rainy season and in the spring season.
Re-pot with the following proportions: 3 parts of potting soil, 1 part of grit (pumice), 1 part of the horticultural-grade sand, 1/2 part of the compost etc.
|Sunlight||Full sun, partial sun, at least 4 to 6 hours of sunlight per day.|
|Watering||Low for the rainy season, Moderate for winter, More than moderate for a summer|
|Soil||Avoid excess organic contents in the soil.|
|Temperature||Ideal: 22 to 35 degrees C|
|Fertilizer||No need much. A peat-based compost should not be used.|
Survivals and growers of the summer.