Haworthia triebneriana

H. triebneriana, Breekraal
Haworthia triebneriana V.Poelln.

triebneriana: in honour of W. Triebner.

H. triebneriana is a robust "variety" of  mirabilis. Leaves are with marginal spines and some plants has small tubercles on back side of leave. Spines can vary from yellowish to reddish. It is slowly proliferous species, usually it grows in rock crevices or on steep slopes amongst grass and stones. Size of the rosette is from 4 - 8 cm.

Distribution map

H. triebneriana occurs from Caledon in the West up to Swellendam in the North and South to Bredasdorp. Main distribution area is around Greyton. Just E of town is growing interesting bright green form of triebneriana. From Genandal area was described rubrodentata. Around Mierkraal are growing some intermediate form of mirabilis and possibly badia.

H. triebneriana is well known in cultivation, but still belongs to a wanted plant. Cultivation is quite easy, propagation can by done by offsetts or seedlings.

Haworthia triebneriana, Oakdene, NEW PHOTO
Haworthia triebneriana, Oakdene, NEW PHOTO
Haworthia triebneriana, Oakdene, NEW PHOTO
Locality of H. triebneriana, Oakdene, NEW PHOTO
Haworthia triebneriana, SW of Genandal, NEW PHOTO
Haworthia triebneriana, SW of Genandal, NEW PHOTO
Haworthia triebneriana, SW of Genandal, NEW PHOTO
Haworthia triebneriana, SW of Genandal, NEW PHOTO
Locality of H. triebneriana, SW of Genandal, NEW PHOTO
Haworthia triebneriana, E of Greyton, NEW PHOTO
Haworthia triebneriana, E of Greyton, NEW PHOTO
Haworthia triebneriana, E of Greyton, NEW PHOTO
Haworthia triebneriana, E of Greyton, NEW PHOTO
Locality of H. triebneriana, E of Greyton, NEW PHOTO
Haworthia triebneriana, E of Goudiny, NEW PHOTO
Haworthia triebneriana, E of Goudiny, NEW PHOTO
Haworthia triebneriana, E of Goudiny, NEW PHOTO
Haworthia triebneriana, E of Goudiny, NEW PHOTO
Locality of H. triebneriana, E of Goudiny, NEW PHOTO
H. triebneriana, Elandskloof
H. triebneriana, Elandskloof
H. triebneriana, Elandskloof
Locality of H. triebneriana, Elandskloof
H. triebneriana, Snyerskraalkoppe, SW. Greyton
H. triebneriana, Snyerskraalkoppe, SW. Greyton
H. triebneriana, Snyerskraalkoppe, SW. Greyton
H. triebneriana, Snyerskraalkoppe, SW. Greyton
Locality of H. triebneriana, Snyerskraalkoppe, SW. Greyton
H. triebneriana/beukmannii, Oewerzicht, SE. Greyton
H. triebneriana/beukmannii, Oewerzicht, SE. Greyton
H. triebneriana/beukmannii, Oewerzicht, SE. Greyton
H. triebneriana/beukmannii, Oewerzicht, SE. Greyton
H. triebneriana/beukmannii, Oewerzicht, SE. Greyton
Locality of H. triebneriana/beukmannii, Oewerzicht, SE. Greyton
H. triebneriana, Breekraal
H. triebneriana, Breekraal
H. triebneriana, Breekraal
H. triebneriana, Breekraal
Locality of H. triebneriana, Breekraal
H. mirabilis/triebneriana, Mierkraal, NW of Napier, NEW PHOTO
H. mirabilis/triebneriana, Mierkraal, NW of Napier, NEW PHOTO
H. mirabilis/triebneriana, Mierkraal, NW of Napier, NEW PHOTO
H. mirabilis/triebneriana, Mierkraal, NW of Napier, NEW PHOTO
Locality of H. mirabilis/triebneriana, Mierkraal, NW of Napier, NEW PHOTO
H. mirabilis/triebneriana, Schietpad N., NEW PHOTO
H. mirabilis/triebneriana, Schietpad N., NEW PHOTO
H. mirabilis/triebneriana, Schietpad N., NEW PHOTO
H. mirabilis/triebneriana, Schietpad N., NEW PHOTO
Locality of H. mirabilis/triebneriana, Schietpad N., NEW PHOTO
H. mirabilis/triebneriana, Schietpad S., NEW PHOTO
H. mirabilis/triebneriana, Schietpad S., NEW PHOTO
H. mirabilis/triebneriana, Schietpad S., NEW PHOTO
H. mirabilis/triebneriana, Schietpad S., NEW PHOTO
Locality of H. mirabilis/triebneriana, Schietpad S., NEW PHOTO

Synonyms:
H. willowmorensis, H. triebneriana var. multituberculata, H. triebneriana var. rubrodentata, H. triebneriana var. napierensis, H. triebneriana var. turgida, H. triebneriana var. subtuberculata, H. triebneriana var. pulchra, H. nitidula.

Known localities:
  • Uitkyk (3419AB)
  • N. Uitkyk (3419AB)
  • Dagbreek (3419BA)
  • near Greyton (3419BA)
  • near Genadendal (3419BA)
  • SW. Genandal (3419BA)
  • Schietpad (3419BD)
  • Mierkraal, Napier (3419BD)
  • SE. Greyton (3419BA)
  • W. Fairfield (3419BD)
  • Brakfontein (3419BC)
  • Breekraal (3419AB)
  • Fairfield (3419BD)
  • Oakdane (3419AB)
  • NE. Goudini (3419BD)
  • E. Goudiny (3419AD)
  • Snyerskraalkoppe (3419BA)
  • Oewerzicht (3419BA)

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