A picture of a Star Cactus

Star Cactus

Haworthia retusa

Haworthia retusa - Kirstenbosch by Abu Shawka (CC0)

Expected size

Height
Spread

10cm

Max

10cm

Min

2 years to reach maturity

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Star Cactus Overview

Perennial succulent species that grows in rosettes, producing fleshy, triangular leaves which are light green and semi-translucent. Flowers are small, white and tubular, produced on unbranched inflorescences called racemes, which reach approximately 50cm in height.