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 12

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

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
12

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 Raleigh, NC

Raleigh, NC

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Growing Haworthia pentagona in Raleigh right now

Light needs for plant Haworthia pentagona in Raleigh, NC

Plant growth potential is currently very high 📈

August 5th, 2021

Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Raleigh is currently very high 📈. The plant growth potential in your area is currently at its peak! 🌿

The availability of high quality sunlight…

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Light needs for plant Haworthia pentagona in Raleigh, NC

Sunlight intensity will decrease by 9% ☀️

August 5th, 2021

Raleigh is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!

The amount of sunlight in Raleigh is expected to decrease by 9% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 18.3 megajoules of energy per m2 per da…

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Light needs for plant Haworthia pentagona in Raleigh, NC

Daylight will decrease by 0.8 hours 📉

August 5th, 2021

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

Hours of daylight will decrease by 6% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 13.2 total hours of dayli…

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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 Raleigh, NC ☀️.

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.

Care Summary for Haworthia pentagona

Haworthia pentagona

Haworthia pentagona


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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