Haworthia tessellata

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Common Name:

Alligator Plant


South Africa


H. venosa ssp. tessellata
Haworthiopsis tessellata

Rosette of green triangular leaves that can flush copper when moderately stressed by bright sun and drought. The flattened leaf tops have a checkered mosaic of translucent “leaf windows” that help the plant tolerate low light conditions. White blooms in spring.


Temperature: Hardy to 30F

Part Sun to Part Shade

Ultra Soil Blend

Low Water

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