Aloe aculeata growing succulent plant of the genus Aloe also known as Red hot poker aloe, Aloe aculeata perennial evergreen plant, used as ornamental plant, can grow in desert, mediterranean, subtropical or tropic climate and growing in hardiness zone 10+.

Leaves color green can be with red top, the leaf fleshy with spiny edges and with white bumps, leaves grow in rosette.

Aloe aculeata flower

Flower color red-orange to yellow, the flowers grow in inflorescence stalk.

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Requirements for Aloe aculeata growing and care:

Frost free, well-drained soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seeds / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction?
No, but easy to do so

Difficulties or problems when growing:
?

When is the best time to plant?
All year

Pests and diseases:
Aphids, slugs, snails

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Dead leaves and bloom stems

Size of the plant?
Leaves 10-30 cm (3-10 inches) the plant is 20-50 cm (0.8-2 feet)

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Slow growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season?
Summer

General information about the flower:
Orange-red or yellow flowers in cone shape, the flowers grow in inflorescence on stalk

Scientific name:

Aloe aculeata

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