Aloe ferox (Cape Aloe), packet of 50 seeds
Family: Aloe (Asphodelacea)
Hardy to Zones 9 to 10, otherwise grown as a potted plant indoors or kept on the summer patio
(Umhlaba, Bitteraalwyn) Perennial trunk-forming aloe native to South Africa. Traditional use (TWM): Laxative, stomachic, source of aloin or aloes, a bright yellow powder. Plant prefers full to part sun and fast draining soil, only occasional watering. The plant makes fat leaves studded with sharp spines. The flowers are bright orange-red.
50 Seeds/pkt., Open Pollinated