Plant Care Haworthia pentagona

Haworthia pentagona

Taxonomy

Haworthia pentagona
Haworthia
Asphodelaceae
Asparagales

How to care for Haworthia pentagona

Water

How often to water your Haworthia pentagona

Water needs for Haworthia pentagona
0.5 cups
every 9

Haworthia pentagona needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Baltimore, MD.

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 pentagona

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

Plant care guide for Haworthia pentagona in Baltimore, MD

Baltimore, MD

89% High

Growing Haworthia pentagona in Baltimore right now

Light needs for plant Haworthia pentagona in Baltimore, MD

Plant growth potential is currently high 📈

June 13th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Baltimore is currently high 📈.

The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determ…

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Light needs for plant Haworthia pentagona in Baltimore, MD

Sunlight intensity will increase by 8.2% ☀️

June 13th, 2021

Baltimore is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Baltimore is expected to increase by 8.2% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 21.1 megajoules of energy per m…

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Light needs for plant Haworthia pentagona in Baltimore, MD

Daylight will increase by 0.8 hours 📈

June 13th, 2021

This month, Baltimore is getting an average of 11.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 5.9% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 14.8 total hours of d…

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Finding light for Haworthia pentagona in your home

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

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

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Baltimore, MD ☀️.

This is a great time to watch your Haworthia pentagona thrive 🌿!

Nutrients

How to fertilize Haworthia pentagona

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Haworthia pentagona: 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 pentagona after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

When to repot Haworthia pentagona

Nutrient needs for plant Haworthia pentagona in Baltimore, MD

Is this a good time of year to repot? Yes! 🪴

June 11th, 2021

The growing potential in Baltimore is high 📈.

It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot any…

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Care Summary for Haworthia pentagona

Haworthia pentagona

Haworthia pentagona


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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