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Haworthia limifolia
Common Name: Fairy Washboard, File Leafed Haworthia Family: Asphodelaceae (The Asphodel Family)

Haworthia limifolia is an attractive textural succulent forming grey-green rosettes about four inches across of triangular, lance-shaped leaves that are broad at the base and extend into a sharp point. The leaves have raised cross ridges in lighter green that look like a washboard. White flowers. Haworthia are easy to grow and cold tolerant.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Europe and Africa - Southern Africa and Madagascar

Native Habitat:
Native to southern Africa, where it grows in areas of summer rainfall and winter drought, in rocky soils at elevation where water drains sharply.

ClassEvergreen Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream
TypePerennial Secondary Bloom Colour
Heightunder 4" Bloom TimeSummer
Spreadunder 4" FragranceNo
Light ExposureSun Foliage ColourGreen Variegated - Cream/White
Soil MoistureDry Drought Tolerant Stem Colour
Hardiness9-11 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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