Haworthia mucronata var. inconfluens


H. mucronata var. inconfluens, S of Ladismith

 Haworthia mucronata var. inconfluens (V.Poelln.) M.B.Bayer

inconfluens: coming together.

H. mucronata var. inconfluens is larger variety of mucronata. It has paler green colour and leaves are more turgid. Leaves has more prominent translucent margins and tips, in most cases without spines. Plants are 4 - 8 cm in diameter and remains usually solitary.

Distribution map
H. mucronata var. inconfluens grows in quite large area from Montagu in the West up to Calitzdorp in the East and up to Ladismith, where it is very common plant. Plants from Barrydale area are different, they resembles arachnoidea var. nigricans, but can be distinguished by its translucent leave margins and more yellowish colour. Interesting forms of mucronata/arachnoidea like plants are growing in Montagu area. In the East from Calitzdorp it changes slowly into more greenish var. morrisiae.

H. mucronata var. inconfluens is an attractive species, but like other mucronata species, it is sensitive to over watering. Propagation should be done by seed.


H. mucronata var. inconfluens, Klerkplaas
Synonyms:
H. altilinea var. limpida forma inconfluens, H. mucronata var. limpida forma inconfluens, H. inconfluens, H. habdomadis var. inconfluens,

Known localities:
  • Montagu (3320CA)
  • Sandleegte, Baden (3320CA)
  • Knipes Bath (3320CA)
  • Dammetjies (3320CB)
  • Touwsfontein (3320CB)
  • Jakkalsfontein (3320DA)
  • Anysberg Pass (3320DA)
  • Warmwaterberg (3320DA)
  • 8 km W. Ladismith (3321AC)
  • E. Ladismith (3321CB)
  • Dwarsrivier (3321AC)
  • N. Ladismith (3321AD)
  • Ladismith (3321AD)
  • Die Berg (3321BC)
  • Huis River Pass (3321BC)
  • Boerbonefontein (3321CA)
  • Noukloof (3321CA)
  • 4,5 km S. Ladismith (3321CA)
  • 9 km SW. Ladismith (3321CA)
  • Prinsberg
  • Barrydale (3320DC)
  • N. Barrydale (3320DC)
  • Spitskop (3320CB)
  • Kerkplaas (3321AC)
  • near Vorbaat (3321AC)
  • S. Calitzdorp (3321DA)
  • Die Erf (3320DB)
  • Vanzylsdamme (3320CB)
  • Springvale (3321AC)
H. mucronata aff. inconfluens, just N of Barrydale
H. mucronata aff. inconfluens, just N of Barrydale
H. mucronata aff. inconfluens, just N of Barrydale
H. mucronata aff. inconfluens, just N of Barrydale
Locality of H. mucronata aff. inconfluens, just N of Barrydale
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, E of Ladismith
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, E of Ladismith
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, E of Ladismith
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, E of Ladismith
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, Klerkplaas,
with H. arachnoidea var. nigricans
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, Klerkplaas
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, Klerkplaas
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, Klerkplaas
H. mucronata/arachnoidea, Sandleegte
H. mucronata/arachnoidea, Sandleegte
H. mucronata/arachnoidea, Sandleegte
H. mucronata/arachnoidea, Sandleegte
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, near Vorbaat
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, near Vorbaat
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, near Vorbaat
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, near Vorbaat
Locality of H. mucronata var. inconfluens, near Vorbaat
H. mucronata aff. inconfluens, SW of Barrydale
H. mucronata aff. inconfluens, SW of Barrydale
H. mucronata aff. inconfluens, SW of Barrydale
H. mucronata aff. inconfluens, SW of Barrydale
Locality of H. mucronata aff. inconfluens, SW of Barrydale
H. mucronata aff. inconfluens, SW of Barrydale,
with H. maraisii aff.
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, S of Ladismith
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, S of Ladismith
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, S of Ladismith
Locality of H. mucronata var. inconfluens, S of Ladismith
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, Spitskop, W of Anysberg
growing here with interesting small and offsetting form of H. pulchella
H. mucronata var. inconfluens, Spitskop, W of Anysberg
Locality of H. mucronata var. inconfluens, Spitskop

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