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Aloe
Aloe ambigens

Family: Aloaceae
Genus: Aloe (AL-oh) (Info)
Species: ambigens (AM-bi-genz) (Info)

Category:

Cactus and Succulents

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Where to Grow:

Suitable for growing in containers

Height:

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Spacing:

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Hardiness:

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Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

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Bloom Color:

Pink

Red

Bloom Time:

Mid Fall

Foliage:

Evergreen

Succulent

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

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Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Mesa, Arizona

Reseda, California

Vista, California

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Aug 30, 2009, Porphyrostachys from Portland, OR (Zone 8b) wrote:

A Somalian rambler, this species has no trouble with the desert heat around Phoenix, but isn't very cold hardy (completely melted in the 2007 cold snap). I've otherwise kept this species alive for a number of years in a rocky bed under shade cloth.