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3 inch Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)
Description for Aloe descoingsii
Plant height: 3 - 6 inches
It is called as a smallest Aloe which forms the rosette. The leaves are tapering at the end and are dull green colored. It has the toothed leaf margin with white spots on both surfaces.
Common name(s): Smallest Aloe
Flower colours: Red with yellow tips
Bloom time: Not defined (Summer at few places)
Max reachable height: Up to 7 cm
Difficulty to grow: Easy to grow
Planting and care
Re-pot when the plant performs clump and goes beyond the pot size. It should be done before or after the rainy season and in the spring season.
Re-pot with the following proportions:
3 parts of potting soil,
1 part of grit (pumice),
1 part of the horticultural-grade sand,
1/2 part of the compost etc.
Sunlight: Full sun, partial sun, at least 4 to 6 hours of sunlight per day.
Soil: Avoid excess organic contents in the soil.
Water: Low for the rainy season, Moderate for winter, More than moderate for a summer
Temperature: Ideal: 22 to 35 degrees C
Fertilizer: No need much. A peat-based compost should not be used.
Caring for Aloe descoingsii
- Keep in a bright sunny location.
- Try not to water the leaves, give water to soil only.
- Avoid overwatering as the roots may get rot.
- Water the plant in a morning, between 8 to 10 am.
- Avoid keeping in suffocated areas or in dark room.
- While, re-potting or propagating try not to disturb the roots.
- Required care in the winter season. If growing in a pot, then kept in indoors and growing in outside do mulching.
Typical uses of Aloe descoingsii
Special features: Survivals and growers of the summer.
Culinary use: NA
Ornamental use: Its color and the appearance is appreciated by the various gardens.
Medicinal use: NA
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5 / 5 Anjani Malladi 27 June 2018
Awesome experience!!! Luved the plant. Looked exactly the same. Thank you NL
4 / 5 Vishnu Namboodiri 20 June 2018
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5 / 5 Nitin Juneja 20 June 2018
It is easiest to grow houseplant.
5 / 5 Ramya 12 June 2018
I Bought this product and received quickly .Quality wise awesome
5 / 5 Progati Biswas 12 June 2018
Great plant..looked nice.
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