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Glenferness, Midrand

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Aloe cryptopoda (wikensii)

Popular garden plant.

Plant Type:

General Size: small

Flowering Time: winter

Flowering Colour: red

Specifications: attracts butterflies | birds | container plants | evergreen | insect eaters | nectar eaters | sun | townhouse gardens | waterwise


This is an evergreen groundcover, 1m x 1m which is happy in full sun. The red and yellow flowers occur in winter and they attract birds and butterflies. It is a popular garden plant and is useful for containers. The word Aloe comes from the Greek and refers to the bitter leaf gel.