Retro Succulents® Carmine Aloe

Aloe 'Carmine'

SKU
07780
A striking succulent that has fleshy, orange-stippled, pale green foliage with bright, orange-red fringed margins. This handsome, clumping, heat and drought tolerant hybrid makes a colorful addition to rock gardens, and xeriscapes. Performs well indoors or out. A must-have for the succulent collector! A frost-tender evergreen.
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2-11

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Full sun, Partial sun

Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.

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Botanical PronunciationAL-oh
Average Size at MaturitySlow growing rosettes form a clump 8 to 10 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeRarely blooms; prized for foliage.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Foliage ColorMulticolored
Garden StyleMediterranean, Rustic, Xeric
Growth RateSlow
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Green Roof, Houseplant, Rock Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureClump Forming, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
Companion PlantsAgave (Agave); Sedum (Sedum); Yarrow (Achillea); Hens & Chicks (Sempervivum); Kalanchoe (Kalanchoe)

Grows easily in lean, loose, sandy or rocky, fast-draining soils; indoor plants are best in a cactus soil mix, or equal parts potting soil and sharp sand. Water regularly in first growing season to establish root system; drought tolerant once established, particularly in coastal regions. Avoid excess water during cooler months.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 2-11

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