Aloe Aristata

MYBG-ALAR


Type: Plants

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Torch Plant

Family

Xanthorrhoeaceae

Origin

Lesotho & South Africa

Description  

Aloe aristata  or Lace Aloe is a stemless, up to 12 inches (30 cm) tall, clump-forming succulent with dense rosettes of stubby, lance-shaped, toothed, white-margined, dark green leaves, up to 4 inches (10 cm) long, with small white spots and soft white spines, particularly beneath. In the fall, produces terminal panicles, up to 20 inches (50 cm) tall, 2 to 6 branched, bearing cylindrical, orange-red flowers, up to 1.5 inches (4 cm) long.

Environment

In order to grow Aloe aristata in temperate climates, they will need to be taken inside during the coldest weather and keep them in bright sunlight during the summer. This species is hardier than many other species within its genus, but will still appreciate the warmth. It requires very little maintenance, making it an ideal choice for novice gardeners.They flower freely in the summer and the soft-flowers are a wonderful addition to the arid garden.

Landscape Use.

Suitable for Container, Rock Garden & Xeriscaping

 


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