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Haworthia retusa var. retusa
Scientific Name: Haworthia retusa var. retusa (L.) Duval
Synonym: Haworthia fouchei, Haworthia retusa var. solitaria, Haworthia solitaria, Haworthia multilineata, Haworthia retusa var. multilineata, Haworthia retusa, Apicra retusa, Catevala retusa, Aloe retusa, Haworthia retusa
Family: Asphodelaceae
Haworthia  retusa var. retusa
Haworthia retusa at the Desert Botanical Garden
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 9-10

Frost Tolerance: Hardy to 30F (-1C)

Sun Exposure: Light shade to shade

Origin: South Africa (Jakkalskop, Riversdale)

Growth Habits: Small clumping succulent, 3-4" rosettes

Watering Needs: regular water

Propagation: Offsets

Haworthia retusa at Arid Lands Nursery, from Jakkalskop

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Fruiting Habits:

Seeds, offsets

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