Aloe
Aloe millotii

Family: Aloaceae
Genus: Aloe (AL-oh) (Info)
Species: millotii (mil-LOT-ee-eye) (Info)
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Category:

Cactus and Succulents

Height:

under 6 in. (15 cm)

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

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:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Red

Red-Orange

Bloom Time:

Late Fall/Early Winter

Mid Winter

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Evergreen

Mottled

Succulent

Other details:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

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:

Grenoble,

Mesa, Arizona

Glen Avon, California

Huntington Beach, California

Mission Viejo, California

Reseda, California

San Marino, California

Spring Valley, California

Vista, California

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Gardeners' Notes:

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On Feb 14, 2005, palmbob from Acton, CA (Zone 8b) wrote:

Small, branching, spreading aloe from Madagascar... tubular leaves that are mottled. Very slow growing, but somewhat hardy for a Madagascan aloe.