plants for sale at local southern california nursery
Close-up view of foliage on the Partridge Breast Aloe.
Close up of blooms.
Hardy in Tokyo (will survive light frost, but not too much.) A relatively dwarf aloe that offsets regularly.
Apparently a larger form than the one in Lophophora's pictures, but his/her pictures are nicer than this one.
Pasadena California flowering in February.
A tiny offshoot, just greening up, in a 3" pot.
A close-up of the flowers
nice older plant in full sun, southern California in private garden, end of February
March 6, 2007; showing off nice bloom, Mission Viejo, CA
Photo taken at Judges Council flower show in Winter Haven, FL
mid winter California
fruits are quite large and angular- not like most other Aloe fruits
seeds in their relatively enormous 'celophane' wrappers in spring- about 10-50x as large as most other aloe seed wafers
show plant, southern California
My own plant
Growing in my garden, just starting to produce an offset, Perth, Australia, April 2009
aloe in fruit, April, southern California
The Aus form of Aloe variegata (=Aloe ausana)
Purchased from Lowe's on Jan 24, 2011