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Haworthiopsis attenuata is often confused with:
Haworthiopsis fasciata Haworthiopsis fasciata
Plants that fill a similar niche:
Echeveria secunda Echeveria Secunda glauca 'Lenore Dean'
Echeveria x gilva Form
Echeveria elegans Echeveria Elegans

Haworthiopsis attenuata

Common Name(s):

Previously known as:

  • Haworthia attenuata
Phonetic Spelling
ha-worth-ee-OP-sis at-ten-yoo-AY-tuh
Description

A popular succulent species native to South Africa.  This plant is sometimes mistaken for and sold under the much rarer species Haworthiopsis fasciata– they can be distinguished by the fact that H. attenuata has a bumpy surface all around its leaves while H. fasciata's upper leaf surfaces are smooth.

See this plant in the following landscape:
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#houseplant#drought tolerant#succulent#non-toxic for horses#non-toxic for dogs#non-toxic for cats
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#houseplant#drought tolerant#succulent#non-toxic for horses#non-toxic for dogs#non-toxic for cats
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Haworthiopsis
    Species:
    attenuata
    Family:
    Asphodelaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    South Africa
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Houseplant
    Succulent
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Container
    Houseplants
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Drought