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Aloe bainesii

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 60 ft (18 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil in full sun

Features: Leaves up to 3 ft (1 m) long; rosy pink flowers

Uses: Dry gardens

Zones: 9-11

Description: Native to Swaziland, Mozambique and the east coast of South Africa, this is the tallest aloe. In the wild it can attain 60 ft (18 m) with a trunk of 10 ft (3 m) diameter but in cultivation generally grows to about 20 ft (6 m). Above the sturdy trunk it is

Growth Habit: Tall trunk with well branched terminal rosette of foliage

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