How to grow Aloe maculata

Aloe maculata growing succulent plant of the genus Aloe also known as Soap Aloe or Zebra Aloe, Aloe maculata 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 (rarely red) with white dots, the leaf fleshy with spiny edges in cone-triangle shape, leaf thin in size of 5-15 cm.

Aloe maculata flower

Flower color orange-red in cone shape, the flowers grow in inflorescence stalk.

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Requirements for Aloe maculata growing and care:

Frost free, well-drained soil

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

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

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Recommended planting season?
All year

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Dead leaves

Size of the plant?
Leaves 5-15 cm the plant is 10-40 cm

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?

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

Blooming information

Bloom season:

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

Scientific name:

Aloe maculata

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Ornamental parts

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