Aloe
Aloe cryptopoda x trachyticola

Family: Aloaceae
Genus: Aloe (AL-oh) (Info)
Species: cryptopoda x trachyticola

Category:

Perennials

Cactus and Succulents

Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

36-48 in. (90-120 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:

Full Sun

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:

Late Winter/Early Spring

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Evergreen

Succulent

Other details:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Suitable for growing in containers

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:

San Marino, California

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Apr 2, 2005, palmbob from Acton, CA (Zone 8b) wrote:

Plant looks exactly like Aloe cryptopoda (called wickensii in cultivation since has yellow flowers) but flowers are different (single colored yellow) and occur a bit later in the season (spring instead of late winter).