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Aloe commixta

   (Family: Asphodelaceae)
   
English: peninsula rambling aloe  EDIT
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Plant Type: EDIT  Shrub
Height: 1m
Special properties:
  Drought Resistant (heavy)
  Frost Tolerant (light)
Rarity Status:
Vulnerable
   
Preferred rainfall: Winter
Preferred position:
Full Sun
Tolerated soil:  
  Sand (coarse texture, drains easily),
Clay (fine texture, holds a lot of water)
pH: acid
Biome: Fynbos
 
Flowering time EDIT
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Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Flower colours
 
Yellow
 
Orange
Flower shape
Flower type
 
  Polinator
  honey bees and sunbirds
  Flower info
  buds borne erectly spreading on the top of the inflorescence transform into fiery yellowish-orange open flowers tilted downwards towards the base
 
 
Leaf shape EDIT
Leaf margin
Leaf type
Leaf texture Smooth
 
 
Leaf size 150 - 200mm
  Leaf info EDIT
  Evergreen
  the leaves are narrowly lanceolate and dull green, flat to slightly canaliculated (concave) and the margins are equipped with hard white deltoid teeth 1–2 mm long.
 
 
 
  Seed info EDIT
 
 
 
Description EDIT
Growing EDIT
may be propagated from seed and stem cuttings.
Distribution EDIT
History EDIT
Uses EDIT
Ecology EDIT
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