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PlantFiles: Aloe
Aloe sinana

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Family: Aloaceae
Genus: Aloe (AL-oh) (Info)
Species: sinana

Category:
Cactus and Succulents

Height:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Orange

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring

Foliage:
Succulent

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From softwood cuttings
From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:
Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral palmbob On Aug 19, 2011, palmbob from Acton, CA (Zone 8b) wrote:

shrubby suckering/branching Ethiopian plants with long, grey-green variably spotted leaves (more on undersides) and reddish-brown marginal teeth. Related to Aloe camperi. Pretty rare in cultivation (I have never seen one, or even a photo of one other than those posted on this page)

Regional...

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

Mesa, Arizona
Phoenix, Arizona



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