Haworthia reticulata

Haworthia reticulata, Sandrivier

Haworthia reticulata Haw.

reticulata: like a network.

H. reticulata is small, proliferous species,  rosette 2-4 cm in diameter. Leaves are yellowish green, with small teeth on the margins. It turn reddish colour when more exposed. In nature they usually grow in large clusters. 

Distribution map
H. reticulata is growing in Worcester - Robertson area. It share the general area with H. herbacea and very often it is difficult to distinguish between them. Reticulata is more proliferous and with less prominent teeth on the leaves. The colour of flower is more white and pinkish, where herbacea has the flower more beige and usually remains solitary in nature.

Flower of H. reticulata, Sandrivier
H. reticulata is very common in cultivation. When it is grown in proper light, they can be attractive. Propagation can be done easily by offsetts.

Haworthia reticulata, Langverwacht, NEW PHOTO
Haworthia reticulata, Langverwacht, NEW PHOTO
Haworthia reticulata, Langverwacht, NEW PHOTO
Locality of H. reticulata, Langverwacht, NEW PHOTO

Haworthia reticulata, Nonna
Haworthia reticulata, Nonna
Haworthia reticulata/herbacea, Nonna
Haworthia reticulata/herbacea, Nonna
Locality of H. reticulata, Nonna
Haworthia reticulata, Bellevue
Haworthia reticulata, Bellevue
Locality of H. reticulata, Bellevue
Haworthia reticulata, Wolfkloof
Haworthia reticulata, Wolfkloof
Haworthia reticulata, Wolfkloof
Haworthia reticulata, Wolfkloof
Locality of H. reticulata, Wolfkloof
Haworthia reticulata, Sandrivier
Haworthia reticulata, Sandrivier
Haworthia reticulata, Sandrivier
Locality of H. reticulata, Sandrivier
Synonyms:
Aloe reticulata, A. arachnoidea var. reticulata, Aloe pumilio, H. reticulata var. acuminata, H. hurlingii var. ambigua, H. guttata

Known localities:
  • 24 km NE. Worcester (3319DA)
  • Keeromskloof (3319DA)
  • Buitenstekloof (3319DB)
  • Rooikleigat (3319DC)
  • Ribbokop (3319DC)
  • S. Gemsbokkop (3319DC)
  • Dublin (3319DC)
  • Rooiberg (3319DC)
  • Kliphoogte, SW. Robertson (3319DD)
  • Wolfkloof (3319DD)
  • Olifantshoogte (3319DD)
  • Buitenhof (3319DD)
  • Langevallei (3319DC)
  • Langverwacht (3320CC)
  • Nonna (3319DA)
  • Bellevue (3319DA)
  • SW. Robertson (3319DD)
  • Sandrivier (3319DD)
  • Terras (3319DA)
  • W. Eilandia (3319DC)
  • W. Le Chasseur (3319DC)

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