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Aloe arborescens

Classification

Order: Liliales
   Family: Aloeaceae
            Genus: Aloe
                        Specie: Aloe arborescens

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 10 ft (3 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil in full sun

Features: Leaves blue-green long and tapering; spikes of orange to red flowers in winter

Uses: Dry gardens Containers Seaside gardens

Zones: 9-11

Description: This shrubby species grows in bush and open forest in southern Africa. It grows to about 10 ft (3 m). The leaves grow in rosettes at the branch ends. They are toothed, blue-green, curved and tapering and up to 2 ft (0.6 m) long. In winter, spikes of orang

Growth Habit: Shrubby habit

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