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Aloe
Aloe ballii

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

Category:

Cactus and Succulents

Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

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Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Orange

Bloom Time:

Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:

Succulent

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Apache Junction, Arizona

Mesa, Arizona

Scottsdale, Arizona

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Neutral

On Aug 17, 2011, palmbob from Acton, CA (Zone 8b) wrote:

this is a small, wispy, droopy-leaved Zimbavwean grass aloe, not to be confused with the Kenyan tree aloe of almost the same spelling (Aloe ballyi). Have seen several of these for sale at various southern California events that are far more robust and are probably hybrids or misidentified plants