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Aloe speciosa

   (Family: Asphodelaceae)
Afrikaans: spaansaalwyn, slaphoringaalwyn English: tilt-head aloe Xhosa: ikhala  EDIT
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Plant Type: EDIT  Shrub
Height: 3 - 6m
Special properties:
  Drought Resistant (heavy)
Rarity Status:
Preferred rainfall: Summer
Preferred position:
Full Sun
Tolerated soil:  
pH: neutral
Flowering time EDIT
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Flower colours
  Flower info
  The buds are a deep red when young and mature to green with white stripes
  Leaf info EDIT
  Seed info EDIT
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