Plant Care Zebra Haworthiopsis
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Zebra Haworthiopsis

4.7 out of 5 (244 experiences)

Zebra Haworthiopsis has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Zebra Haworthiopsis has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Taxonomy

Haworthiopsis attenuata
Haworthiopsis
Asphodelaceae
Asparagales

What other plant parents say

Zebra Haworthiopsis has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 175
Zebra Haworthiopsis has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 92
Zebra Haworthiopsis has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 46
Zebra Haworthiopsis has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 37
Zebra Haworthiopsis has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 22
Zebra Haworthiopsis has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 19
Zebra Haworthiopsis has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 17
Zebra Haworthiopsis has a Pest magnet plant personality Pest magnet 2
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@Katie.96
London, ON
Rating of the plant Zebra Haworthiopsis named Spikey by Katie.96 on Greg, the plant care app
05/13/2021

These are some of the things I’ve gathered that has worked for me ☺️ Water: Allow it to dry completely between waterings but do not allow to stay dry for extended periods. Light: Bright indirect ligh…

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Ashley avatar on Greg, the plant care app Rating of the plant Zebra Haworthiopsis named Mark by Ashley on Greg, the plant care app
04/29/2021

Mine came in a little glass container from Walmart with two others. Had the others not died (very sad) she would probably not be as strong as she is now, now that she owns the pot all to herself. So …

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@Plzdontdieee
Chicago, IL
Rating of the plant Zebra Haworthiopsis named Andromeda by Plzdontdieee on Greg, the plant care app
03/15/2021

I have this on a bookshelf that’s about 10 feet from an west facing window - it gets indirect light, but never any direct and I bought it during the winter. With this level of light it’s been growing…

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Lil.lemon avatar on Greg, the plant care app Rating of the plant Zebra Haworthiopsis named Mochi, Osmo, Achilles, Persephone by Lil.lemon on Greg, the plant care app
05/15/2021

I have many of these plants, Mochi is my most recent buy of about 5, they are very easy to look after and look super cute if you put them in a pretty pot, mochi is going to go into my terrarium with …

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@Bbeauties
Castle Rock, CO
Rating of the plant Zebra Haworthiopsis named Denali by Bbeauties on Greg, the plant care app
06/09/2021

The roots grow quickly if in the proper conditions. Enough pot space to prevent it from becoming root bound. Just enough water to give it a “drink” once a week. And liquid succulent fertilizer. This …

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Thorny4plants avatar on Greg, the plant care app Rating of the plant Zebra Haworthiopsis named Lancelot by Thorny4plants on Greg, the plant care app
02/12/2021

This plant can survive in the low lighting of my apartment over the winter without any problem. In the winter I only have to water him once every other month, and then watering more often gradually u…

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@Spacesoda
Pocahontas, AR
Rating of the plant Zebra Haworthiopsis named Phil by Spacesoda on Greg, the plant care app
04/19/2021

i forget to water mine a lot and my family has knocked the pot over multiple times so it’s been spilled all over the floor and just tossed back into the pot without proper planting until i took care …

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Marysville, WA
Rating of the plant Zebra Haworthiopsis named Wilford by Nataliahmichelle on Greg, the plant care app
06/02/2021

Doesn’t grow very fast, but it also doesn’t die easy. It’s my oldest plant and it’s been forgotten, but it keeps on living anyway. My brother’s plant came back from a shriveled up husk which amazed u…

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Jilliansue2007 avatar on Greg, the plant care app Rating of the plant Zebra Haworthiopsis named Al by Jilliansue2007 on Greg, the plant care app
05/16/2021

It had a bunch of pests. I also accidentally scorched it because I didn’t realize it didn’t need a lot of direct sun. Otherwise a great find. I got the pests and light problem fixed and now it’s thri…

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@Planterflex…
New York, NY
Rating of the plant Zebra Haworthiopsis named Rita Haworth by Planterflexion on Greg, the plant care app
06/11/2021

Loves the sun but refuses to wear sunscreen, a bit of a diva. She has a secret life, long legs with pretty white blooms, mine suddenly showed up pregnant. Baby looks like Rita, she’s a beauty😍

How to care for Zebra Haworthiopsis

Water

How often to water your Zebra Haworthiopsis

Water needs for Zebra Haworthiopsis
0.5 cups
every 9

Zebra Haworthiopsis needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 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 Zebra Haworthiopsis

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.

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Finding light for Zebra Haworthiopsis in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Zebra Haworthiopsis: 3ft from a window
3ft or less from
a window

Zebra Haworthiopsis may have difficulty thriving, and will drop leaves 🍃, without ample sunlight.

Place it less than 3 feet from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Select your city to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Zebra Haworthiopsis in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Zebra Haworthiopsis

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

Care Summary for Zebra Haworthiopsis

Zebra Haworthiopsis

Zebra Haworthiopsis


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 3ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

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