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Aloe striata

  • Common Name
    Coral Aloe
  • CA Native
    Non-native
  • Plant Type
    Succulent
  • Size
    18” high, 2’ wide
  • Flower Color
    Bright Orange
  • Bloom Time
    • Winter
  • Leaves
    Blue-green with Coral Margin
  • Evergreen
    Evergreen
  • Deer Resistant
    Rarely Damaged
  • Wildlife Value
    • Butterfly Larval Host Plant
    • Hummingbirds
  • Growth Rate
    Moderate
  • Hardiness
    Semi-hardy
  • Adverse Growth Factors
    None
  • Special Features
    • Low Maintenance
    • Showy Flowers
    • Specimen
  • Water Use
    • Drought Tolerant
  • Soil pH
    6.5-7.5 (neutral)
  • Exposure
    • Full Sun
    • Partial Shade
    • Shade
  • Soil Type
    Not Particular
  • Drainage
    Well Drained
  • Description and Cultural Plant Tips

    Beautiful aloe with upturned leaves that take on reddish hues in very hot areas.  Hardy to 25 degrees.

  • Master Gardener Comments

    It’s nice to have such a beautiful winter bloomer in your garden.  The gorgeous red orange blooms will always bring out the hummers.  It’s nice as a solitary plant, repeated or planted in a grouping.

  • Varietals
    N / A