Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Aloe cv. Doran Black

Sun exposure: Sun to Partial Shade, Light Shade

Flower color: red-orange or yellow

Bloom time
: multiple times a year

Frost tolerance
: Protect from frosts and freezes

This is becoming a very commonly sold Aloe at home garden centers and is popular because of its nearly white coloration with green to black spots.
It has thick leaves and a rugged texture. Forms small clumps with coral flowers.

Rosettes grow to be around 8" to 11" in diameter and cluster freely. New pups (offsets) can be seperated into different containers or kept together to form cluster.