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Aloe branddraaiensis
Scientific Name: Aloe branddraaiensis Groenewald
Family: Asphodelaceae
Aloe  branddraaiensis
Aloe branddraaiensis at the Huntington Gardens in early July
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 10-11

Frost Tolerance: Should not get exposed to frost

Minimum Avg. Temperature: 50F (10C)

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: South Africa (Mpumalanga: next to Ohrigstad) on rocky slopes

Growth Habits: Clumping rosettes

Watering Needs: Summer grower: keep drier in winter


The species name comes from Branddrai in South Africa where it was first collected.

Blooming Habits:
Coral red buds with striped green ends, opening to coral flowers with yellow petal margins. The Aloe branddraaiensis blooms in early winter

Fruiting Habits:

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