Small with variegated leaves, compact rosettes; slow growing
Small with variegated leaves, compact 10″ rosettes; slow growing
5ft. across; single rosettes, long curving pale-blue leaves
Large rosettes to 6′; bright purple in full heat/sun. Variable
6ft. rosette, striped leaves curve outward
A. “Reiner’s Select”
Large rosettes to 6′; broad grey-green leaves, nearly spineless
A. filifera x A. schidigera
Hybrid to 18″; dense clumps of filiferous leaves.
Tight rosettes of dark green leaves with wild brown marginal spines and aggressive terminal spines.
Solitary rosette with strong white leaf-edge variegation and red terminal spines. Small rosettes to 24″.
A. polyphylla “Augrabies Hills”
Winter-growing bulb with narrow, feathery deciduous leaves, long bloom stalks.
Winter-growing bulb with deciduous curly leaves and tall bloom stalks
Native to South Africa
Deep green fleshy leaves mound to 3 ft., with 5 ft. tall bloom stalks with tubular striped white blooms. Hardy to 25-30 F, prefers frost-free.
Rare bulb with curly leaves. In habitat the bulb remains below ground. Generally hardy, but keep dry. Will get 8″ tall. Cute green-yellow classic Hyacinth-like flowers. Early spring flowers are replaced by the corkscrew leaves in summer. Very good draining soils.
Madagascar tree form, grows straight and tall with few arms
Wild branched shrub from Madagascar; small round green leaves
The Madagascar Ocotillo; shrubby,with great thick leaves. Deciduous.
Dense clusters of 18″ tall rosettes, blue in full sun
Unusual raised linear spots on top and bottoms of leaves. Forms a tight cluster of 1 ft. rosettes. Pink edges, orange flowers.
Miniature aloe with pale spotted leaves with reddish-orange edges.
Broad, spotted, green leaves turn rust red in full sun. Orange blooms in spring. Will get about 12″ across, and form larger clusters.
Small clusters, sometimes will form a trunk to 3 ft tall. Orange flowers in winter.
Unusual raised linear spots on top and bottoms of leaves. Forms a tight cluster of 1 ft. rosettes. Bright pink edges, orange flowers.
Hybrid, 1 to 2 foot clusters of 8″ rosettes have bright coral-colored teeth that grow darker with age. Orange flowers in winter.
Mini hybrid stemless aloe, dense clusters, red in full sun
A small clumping aloe with clusters of medium rosettes with recurved leaves. Blooms in Fall/Winter on large branching stalks of orange tubular flowers.
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.
Small hybrid, rosette clumping, gold in full sun
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.
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 plicatilis hybrid. Grows to about 2ft. tall. Red flowers in late winter.