Growing Guide: Aloe

Plant Type
Perennial Evergreen Herb, Succulent 

Harvest Season
Year-round

Mature Size
Foliage grows up to 1-2 ft.
Flower spikes reach up to 4 ft.

Soil & Moisture
Loose, sandy or rocky, fast-draining soils; indoor plants are best in a cactus soil mix. Water regularly in first growing season to establish root system; drought tolerant once established.

Light Requirements
Full Sun, Part Shade

Self-Fertile
Yes

Growth Rate
Medium

Zone Hardiness
Outdoors 9-11; Patio/Greenhouse 4+

Propagation