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Spider Aloe

Aloe humilis

Also known as

Blue Dwarf Aloe, Dwarf Hedgehog Aloe

Aloe humilis 01 by böhringer friedrich (CC BY-SA 2.5)

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Tender

12b

USDA zone

13°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

1m

50cm

Min

50cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Spider Aloe Overview

This is a low growing succulent that has dense clusters of small, stemless rosettes. The leaves are a pale blue-green or grey-green colour and typically triangular shaped, with a waxy coat covered in marginal spines and irregular spaced bumps.

Common problems with Spider Aloe

How to propagate Spider Aloe

Seed

Division

Offsets - remove and plant.

Special features of Spider Aloe

Attractive flowers

Attractive leaves

Drought resistant

Attracts birds

Other uses of Spider Aloe

Ornamental, rockeries, dry gardens, containers.