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|Positive ||Porphyrostachys ||On Aug 30, 2009, Porphyrostachys from Portland, OR (Zone 8b) wrote:
If you're tired of the grey leaves and yellow flowers of Aloe vera in your desert yard, try Aloe camperi! It tolerates lots of sun, is fairly frost hardy and flowers a nice orange around the same time every spring. Probably one of the better Aloes for the Arizona deserts.
|Neutral ||balvenie ||On Feb 22, 2005, balvenie from Marysville, WA (Zone 7a) wrote:
eru maculata:(Eretria,Nubia),Nubian aloe;very attractive variety with leaves smaller than the species and with more pronounced blotching.A branching succulent rosette with stem becoming 50 cm high,the very fleshy arching leaves in the type to 75 cm long,concave above ,glossy dark green with creamy-white oblong spots on both sides,and with prominent marginal spines;salmon red flowers in branched racemes.
(from Exotic Plant Manual, 4th edition,Graf)
|Neutral ||palmbob ||On Mar 17, 2004, palmbob from Tarzana, CA (Zone 9b) wrote:
RAmbling, green branching species with flattish leaves that have some sharp spines along the edges. From Ethiopia. Flowers a dull, dark red and not terribly showy. Not sure when they bloom, though.
This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:
Apache Junction, Arizona
La Presa, California
Los Angeles, California