Pasadena California mid january
flower in January
Pasadena seedling, just as it is starting to put out leaves in a third plane
more flowering plants in December So. Cal
unopened flower October southern California
for sale at nursery, still in its distichous seedling form showing typical deep turquoise coloration at this age.
December 30, 2006; one of the two off-setting form suprafoliatas in my garden, another favorite of mine, Mission Viejo, CA
December 30, 2006; non-off-setting form, just finished bloom, leaves rotating out of single plane, an excellent smaller aloe, Mission Viejo, CA
In a plant show in zone 9b
Image 02-16-07 North San Diego County.
several young plants (still distichous) for sale at nursery, southern California
Aloe known as "boek aalwyn" - Book aloe, because leaves in young plant looks like pages in book
close up of fall flower
Flowering in Nov/December
early flower, late November, southern California
Suprafoliata (left) beside Pretoriensis starting to spiral & leaf striations much more pronounced.
nice colors, Lotusland, Santa Barbara, California, winter
one of the first aloes to bloom in the 'season'... late November, southern California
show winner as a young, distichous plant, Los Angeles
Aloe suprafoliata seedlings at 9mos.
close up of teeth and first flower bud showing up in October, southern California
San Gabriel C&S show, Los Angeles, 2012
plant in my garden showing unopened flowers late October, early Novermber, southern California
plant nearly perfect in flower early December in my garden, southern California, San Fernando Valley
Frost damage after buds up.