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Haworthiopsis ‘Baccata’

This small, dark green succulent has a tight rosette that grows upward. The leaves are triangle shaped with light green or white bumps on the outside of the leaves.

Quick Look:

  • Partial sun to partial shade

  • Typical water needs for a succulent

  • Plant grows up to 5″ (13 cm) tall
    Plant grows up to 5″ (13 cm) wide

  • Zone 10a (Minimum 30° F | -1.1° C)

  • Not cold hardy

  • Propagation by offsets

  • Generally non-toxic to pets and people

  • Summer dormant

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Care and Propagation Information

General Care for Haworthiopsis ‘Baccata'

Haworthiopsis ‘Baccata' (previously known as Hawhorthia baccata) is a shade-loving succulent. As it grows, it propagates offsets that grow in clumping mounds.

Watering

Haworthiopsis ‘Baccata' has typical watering needs for a succulent. It's best to use the “soak and dry” method, and allow the soil to dry out completely between waterings.

Where to Plant

Haworthiopsis ‘Baccata' is not cold hardy, so if you live in a zone that gets colder than 30° F (-1.1° C), it's best to plant this succulent in a container that can be brought indoors. Plant in an area of your garden that gets bright shade.

How to Propagate Haworthiopsis ‘Baccata'

Haworthiopsis ‘Baccata' can be propagated from offsets.

Offsets

To grow ‘Baccata' from offsets, use a sterile, sharp knife or pair of scissors. Remove one of the offsets from the main plant, and allow it to callous for several days before planting well-draining soil.