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Aloe


Aloe

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Succulent famous for it's medicinal qualities. Tall single stmmed Aloe with spiny dull green leaves forming a rosette. Large candelabra spikes of red flowers in winter, providing food for bees and birds. Must have free draining soil in a warm sunny site. Tolerates some frost.

 
Genus
Aloe
Species  
Cultivar  

Common name
Red aloe

Family name
Aloeaceae
Place of origin
South Africa


DETAILS
Height
2 mt
Width
1 mt
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves
Evergreen

Soil Type
Needs well drained soil

Moisture
Tolerates dry soils

Exposure
Prefers a sunny site / Tolerates coastal sites / Tolerates exposed sites. / Tolerates some frost

Nourishment / Structure

Succulents

Category
Large, height over 1 metre.
Availability
We have this currently available in a POT 2.5 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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