Common name: "Mint Julep Desert Rose Plant"
Latin name:Haworthia species
Native to: South Africa
Growth habit: Clump forming succulent 5" to 6" in height and width.
Flowers: Yes, small white
Temps: Normal indoor temps
Humidity: Not critical.
Pests: Not usually effected by many pests
Cultural information: "Mint Julep Desert Rose Plant" is one of my favorite plants. Their really easy to grow. They don't require much in the way of care... or window space. Their the perfect low maintenance plant for the busy person.
Place your "Mint Julep Desert Rose Plant" is a sunny window... preferably a south facing window. Water it once every three weeks. Feed it 3 or 4 times per year... and your "Mint Julep Desert Rose Plant" will be very happy. As the plant matures, offshoots may appear around the base of the plant. Occasionally the plant will send a long thin flower spike from the center of the plant.