Plant Care Haworthia cooperi

Haworthia cooperi

4.4 out of 5 (9 experiences)

Haworthia cooperi has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Haworthia cooperi has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Also known as

Cooper's Haworthia, Cushion Aloe, Window Haworthia, Alien Egg Succulent, alien eyes haworthia and truncata


Haworthia cooperi

How to care for Haworthia cooperi


How often to water your Haworthia cooperi

Water needs for Haworthia cooperi
0.5 cups
every 12

Haworthia cooperi needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Haworthia cooperi

Water 0.5 cups every

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Finding light for Haworthia cooperi in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Haworthia cooperi: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Haworthia cooperi love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Haworthia cooperi does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Haworthia cooperi in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Haworthia cooperi

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Haworthia cooperi: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Haworthia cooperi after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Water Needs
Sunlight Needs

Care Summary for Haworthia cooperi

Haworthia cooperi

Haworthia cooperi

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 12 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

What other plant parents say

Haworthia cooperi has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 4
Haworthia cooperi has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 2
Haworthia cooperi has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 2
Haworthia cooperi has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 1
Haworthia cooperi has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
Thegoodwench avatar
leaf-1 37 Plants
xp 637 XP
globe Gilbert, Arizona

Such a cute plant. Thriving in indirect light. Love it.

Fast grower Fast grower
Teppipot avatar
leaf-1 33 Plants
xp 764 XP

The Hawerthia Cooperi is one of my all time favourite succulent species. It’s so beautiful with its water drop look and fine details. It’s very resilient and easy to look after as well!

Pet friendly Pet friendly
Survivor Survivor
Alyssa avatar
leaf-1 4 Plants
xp 88 XP

super cute and easy to care for,, i absolutely adore my cute little one

Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Pet friendly Pet friendly
Survivor Survivor
Angelanixson avatar
leaf-1 38 Plants
xp 1,197 XP

Wonderful unique succulent!

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