World Plants Logo

search the world

Perennials, Tropicals > Aloe > Aloe 'Southern Cross'

Aloe

'Southern Cross'





Family
Asphodelaceae
Genus
Aloe
Cultivar
'Southern Cross'
Category
Perennials, Tropicals
Canadian Hardiness Zone
Cool season protection under glass.
Height
80 cm
Spread
60 cm
Photographs
Description and Growing Information
Flowering Period
JanuaryNovemberDecember
Landscape
Garden beds and container plants.
Cultivation
Full sun, well-drained soils. Tolerates dry and hot conditions. Light frost tolerance.
Shape
Branching and shrub-like.
Growth
Medium
Habitat
Horticultural origin.
Leaf Description
Adorned leaves.
Flower Description
Compact flower clusters that open simultaneously in mid winter. Bird attracting.
Colour Description
The leaves are grey in colour with a red decorative edge. The flowers are yellow and a more pale yellow in winter.
goToTop
top