Aloe
Aloe tororoana

Family: Aloaceae
Genus: Aloe (AL-oh) (Info)
Species: tororoana (toh-ror-oh-AY-nuh) (Info)
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Category:

Cactus and Succulents

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Hardiness:

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

Danger:

Plant has spines or sharp edges; use extreme caution when handling

Bloom Color:

Red

Bloom Time:

Late Summer/Early Fall

Mid Fall

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Evergreen

Mottled

Succulent

Other details:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

This plant may be considered a protected species; check before digging or gathering seeds

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Carefree, Arizona

Chandler Heights, Arizona

Mesa, Arizona

Reseda, California

Vista, California

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Mar 23, 2004, palmbob from Acton, CA (Zone 8b) wrote:

Multistemmed rambling plant with mod sized rosettes (up to 1' across) of pale green, speckled leaves, heavily armed with teeth along the leaf margins. From Uganda where it may be threatened.