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The Botanical Society of South Africa
       Kwa Zulu-Natal Coastal Branch

Aloes 2016
 

Aloe flowers glow like fires in a winter garden. Aloes also have fine form and immense variety and are extremely water-wise, low-maintenance plants. Try the scrambling and summer-flowering aloes such as Aloe tenuior or A. ciliaris as well as the more compact forms.
 

Aloe affinis

Graskop Aloe

Short-stemmed with spotted leaves, branched red inflorescence in sun-semi

Aloe africana

Uitenhage Aloe

2 m, single-stemmed aloe with orange-yellow flowers, long-flowering

Aloe arborescens

Bicoloured Krantz Aloe

2m, sun/semi-shade. Good barrier plant. Erect spikes of yellow+orange flowers.

Aloe arborescens

Krantz Aloe

2m, sun/semi-shade. Good barrier plant. Erect spikes of orange/red flowers.

Aloe arborescens

LimeLightKrantz Aloe

2m, sun/semi-shade. Good barrier plant. Erect spikes of orange/red flowers.

Aloe arborescens

Thornless Krantz Aloe

2m, sun/semi-shade. Good barrier plant. Erect spikes of orange/red flowers.

Aloe arborescens

Yellow Krantz Aloe

2m, sun/semi-shade. Good barrier plant. Erect spikes of yellow flowers

Aloe arborescens 'Limelight'

Lime Krantz Aloe

2m, sun/semi-shade. Good barrier plant. Uncommon yellow- flowering form

Aloe arborescens 'Yellow'

Yellow Krantz Aloe

2m, sun/semi-shade. Good barrier plant. Erect spikes of yellow flowers

Aloe aristata

Guineafowl Aloe

15cm, compact dwarf rosette aloe with pink-orange-cream bi-coloured flowers

Aloe barberiae

Tree Aloe

Large tall tree, sunny areas, pink-orange flowers
 

Aloe boylei

Broad-leaved Grass Aloe

1m, sun; orange flowers; unusual flat leaves, held erect.

Aloe chabaudii

Chabaud's Aloe

80cm, sun, profuse orange-red flowers, sunbirds.
 

Aloe ciliaris

Fringed Aloe

Scrambling/climbing aloe in hot dry areas with luminous orange-red flowers

Aloe ciliaris

Yellow Fence Aloe

Scrambling/climbing aloe in hot dry areas with yellow flowers

Aloe cooperi

Cooper's Aloe

Clumping 1m grass aloe, sun, spotted narrow leaves, orange-yellow flowers

Aloe cryptopoda

Spire Aloe

1m, dry sun, forms clumps of grey leaves; red and yellow flowers

Aloe dewetii

De Wet's Aloe

1.5m, spotted leaves, branched inflorence of orange flowers

Aloe dyeri

Dyer's Aloe

Solitary stemless spotted aloe, semi-shade, tall branched red inflorescence

Aloe ferox

Bitter Aloe

Tall-growing, striking single-stemmed aloe, bright orange erect flower-spikes

Aloe fosteri

Foster's Aloe

Stemless spotted aloe, large rosette and branched yellow to red inflorescence

Aloe greatheadii

Transvaal Aloe

Small aloe with handsome branched inflorescence of pink to red flowers

Aloe greenii

Green's Aloe

Spreading low-growing spotted aloe for semi-shade with tall pinkish flowers

Aloe maculata

Common Soap Aloe

Compact spotty leaf rosette, 1m bright orange, yellow or red flowers. Birds

Aloe marlothii

Mountain Aloe

3m single stem, thorny leaves, branched flowerhead of horizontal racemes

Aloe microstigma

Flame Aloe

Colourful winter blooms for dry areas. Attractive grey foliage. Grows singly

Aloe mudenensis

Muden Aloe

Dry areas with basal reddish leaves; 1m yellow/orange branched flowerheads

Aloe parvibracteata

Short-bract Aloe

1.5m, sun, purple-green leaves, orange flowers, spreads
 

Aloe pluridens

French Aloe

5m, semi-shade, pink-orange flowers, suckers
 

Aloe pretoriensis

Pretoria Aloe

2m, sun, showy grey-red racemes in winter
 

Aloe prinslooi

Prinsloo's Aloe

60cm sun, dense racemes of small white flowers; grows naturally in KZN midlands.

Aloe pruinosa

Mkondeni Aloe

Stemless spotted aloe. Long slender leaves, soft pink flowers on tall inflorescence.

Aloe rupestris

Bottlebrush Aloe

Tall, semi-shade, blooms later than most aloes, orange flowers

Aloe speciosa

Tilt-head Aloe

5m, sun, red-green showy flowers, sunbirds
 

Aloe spicata

Lebombo Aloe

1m stemless, clumping, long dense narrow racemes of brown-gold flowers

Aloe spp. Mix

Assorted Aloes

Trays of assorted/mixed popular aloe species seedlings for low cost gardening

Aloe striata

Coral Aloe

Stemless, blue-green broad leaves, branched inflorescence of pink-red flowers

Aloe striatula

Hardy Aloe

Cold hardy, 1m low bushing form, curving leaves, yellow-green flowerspikes

Aloe suprafoliata

Boekaalwyn

Attractive red-flowered aloe on rocky slopes with paired leaves when young

Aloe tenuior

Red Fence Aloe

Scrambler, sun/semi-shade, red flowers in summer.
 

Aloe tenuior

Yellow Fence Aloe

Scrambling shrub 1m, sun/semi-shade, grey foliage, yellow flowers in summer

Aloe thraskii

Dune Aloe

Single-stemmed coastal aloe. 3m, sun, yellow-orange flower-spikes. Birds

Aloe vanbalenii

Van Balen's Aloe

Low-spreading, curling leaves red in sun; yellow/orange pointed flowerheads

Aloe vanrooyenii

Van Rooyen's Aloe

Spotted aloe from northern KZN, 1m branched orange-shades inflorescences

Aloe various

Aloe 4-packs

Sun, orange/red flowers. Attract sunbirds.
 

Aloe vryheidensis

Wolkberg Aloe

Stunning golden columns of flowers to 1m above crowded pointed leaves

Aloe zebrina

Zebra Aloe

1m, sun-semi, spreads. Striped leaves in large rosettes, pink flower-spikes