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Aloe aristata : fact sheet


Species name:
Aloe aristata
Common names:
Guinea-fowl ,Tarentaalaalwyn
Description:
Guinea-fowl Aloe, Succulent Shrub Very Low Clump-forming

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-Karoo Nama - Summer Rain ,RSA-High Veld Grasslands/Montane - Summer Rain ,Endemic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 25cm
Width:
Less than 25cm
Sun:
Full or Partial Sun
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Fairly hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Succulent ,Shrublet Very Low - below 25cm ,Aloe ,Shrubs All
Usage:
Container/ Pot Plants/Patio plants ,Rockery Plant
Fruit:
Dry Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Redish/Pinkish/Maroon/Scarlet Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Thorny/Spiny/Prickly/Bristly/Sharp-edged ,Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Leaves form rosette ,Foliage Particularly Attractive ,Foliage Variegated/Spotted/Striped/Mottled above ,Leaves/Leaflets succulent-Ornamental

Plant suppliers

Grow Wild Indigenous Nursery

Johannesburg
cell: 0828246715
tel: 0114658857
email: info@growwild.co.za
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