Cactus and Succulents - Full Sun

Aloe “Delta Lights”

Strongly spotted variegated leaves are green in shade and white in full sun, can get a pinkish tinge on the edges. Rosettes to 10″, clumps to 3 feet across.

Aloe “Hellskloof Bells”

A. pearsonii x A. distans

Upright stems to 2ft, small rosettes. Dark green leaves will turn bright red in full sun. Large flower sprays, pendant bell-like blooms light pink.

Aloe “Hercules”

A. bainesii x dichotoma

Fast growing to 20ft. w/thick trunk and peeling bark. Forms a canopy of few branches with large rosettes. Salmon flowers in Spring, can re-bloom in Fall. Originally placed into tissue culture for the trade by Rancho Soledad Nursery.

Aloe “Topaz”

A tall thin-leafed dark green grassy aloe. 18″ clumps with 2 to 3 ft. bloom stalks, orange flowers in summer and winter.

Aloe “Viper”

Small clumping hybrid to 12″ w/serrated pink edges, dark leaves and pink spots.

Aloe “Walmsley’s Blue”

A chalky blue compact vertical rosette, tightly clumping. Bright orange flowers in late winter through spring. Narrow leaves turn darker in full sun.

Aloe “Wrasse”

Miniature aloe with striking markings. Part of the Fish series of Aloe hybrids.

Aloe aculeata

Large solitary rosettes, very spiny leaves. Tall spikes of orange flowers.

Aloe acutissima

3-4 feet fast growing succulent shrub with numerous blue-green leaves. Orange-red blooms in winter.

Aloe africana

Single stemmed to 12ft. with a solitary rosette. Thick curved leaves with marginal spines. Great in coastal climates. Dried leaves can be pulled off the trunk as it grows.

Aloe arborescens “Variegata”

Densely growing succulent with many 18” rosettes. Narrow recurved soft toothed leaves are pale green with stripes of yellow and cream.

Aloe bakeri

Small, shrubby, spidery arms, shade tolerant

Aloe barberae

A. bainesii
Branching tree to 50’+ tall, trunks to 10′ dia.; dark green recurved leaves

Aloe bowiea

Dwarf aloe with dull green flowers. Stemless and clump-forming

Aloe brevifolia

Blue rosettes to 8″, spreads and mounds. Great as a groundcover or for rock gardens. Orange flowers.

Aloe buhrii

Large stemless rosette; thick leaves, partly upright – green in shade, red in sun

Aloe bulbillifera var. paulianae

Solitary and stemless, about 2 ft across with 2ft tall bloom stalks topped with bright orange flowers in winter, and plantlets along the bloom stalk. Coastal sun; shade further inland.

Aloe cameronii

Fast growing succulent shrub with numerous green leaves that turn bright red in full sun; less water will also provoke red in the leaves.  Orange-red blooms in winter.

Aloe ciliaris “Firewall”

Vertical stems to 3 feet tall, spreads wide. Orange flowers in late winter. “This plant can be used effectively on slopes, and provides a great barrier against fires when planted in wide enough swaths because of the tremendous amount of moisture stored in its leaves.”