Aloe
Aloe rugosifolia

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

Category:

Cactus and Succulents

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

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

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Rose/Mauve

Red

Bloom Time:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Evergreen

Mottled

Other details:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Mesa, Arizona

Reseda, California

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Sep 18, 2008, palmbob from Acton, CA (Zone 8b) wrote:

just got one of these mail order.. a non-South African spotted aloe from somewhere else in Africa (Kenya). Plants are solitary to sometimes suckering with creeping stems up to 16" long. Moderately rare in cultivation. Slow growing in my yard.