Plant Care Haworthia pentagona

Haworthia pentagona


Haworthia pentagona

How to care for Haworthia pentagona


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 Philadelphia, PA.

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

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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 Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia, PA

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Growing Haworthia pentagona in Philadelphia right now

Light needs for plant Haworthia pentagona in Philadelphia, PA

Plant growth potential is currently high 📈

June 13th, 2021

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

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

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Light needs for plant Haworthia pentagona in Philadelphia, PA

Sunlight intensity will increase by 8.5% ☀️

June 13th, 2021

Philadelphia is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Philadelphia is expected to increase by 8.5% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 20.8 megajoules of energy…

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Light needs for plant Haworthia pentagona in Philadelphia, PA

Daylight will increase by 0.8 hours 📈

June 13th, 2021

This month, Philadelphia is getting an average of 11.1 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.

Hours of daylight will increase by 6.1% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 14.8 total hours o…

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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 Philadelphia, PA ☀️.

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


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 Philadelphia, PA

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

June 13th, 2021

The growing potential in Philadelphia 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 …

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Care Summary for Haworthia pentagona

Haworthia pentagona

Haworthia pentagona

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 9 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

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

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