Aloe dorotheae 'Crimson'Item #41072 USDA Hardiness Zone: 9 - 11
A smaller clumping aloe, growing to just over a foot tall. Succulent leaves change from lime green to bright orange-red with white spotting. In mid to late winter, a slender flower spike rises above the foliage with dark flower buds that open to reveal greenish-yellow petals. Excellent for massing in water-wise garden beds. Great accent or small container specimen.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:AL-ohDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenGrowth rate:SlowAverage landscape size:Clumping rosettes reach 10-20 in. tall and wide.Foliage color:RedBlooms:Late WinterFlower color:YellowFlower attributesShowy Flowers
- CareCare InformationProvide a well-drained soil in full sun. After establishment, water infrequently during the hot season. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.Light Needs:Partial shade to full sunWatering Needs:Once established, needs only occasional watering.