Aloe christmas sleigh
(This plant comes in a 3.5" pot. You will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).
Aloe Christmas Sleigh goes by the common name “Christmas Sleigh”. This succulent is square shaped and when viewed from a distance, it looks like small spirals. The plant originates in Kelly Griffin's Hybrid and belongs to the family of Asphodelaceae. Christmas Sleigh experiences dormancy during the winter time and it can grow up to a height of 4 inches.
Christmas Sleigh grows at a very fast pace, and its speed is unmatched by a majority of plants from the same family.
Aloe Christmas Sleigh produces flowers that are pink colored and the leaves have red edges. Their time of blooming is the spring season.
Watering and Feeding
Avoid giving the succulent an excess amount of water and make sure that the Christmas Sleigh is not sitting on the water for too long. Use the soak and dry method, and monitor it for signs of overwatering. Feed during only summers, and suspend all feeding during the winter season.
A fast-draining potting mix is ideal. A good idea is to include one-third sand or a few pebbles for better growth.
Aloe Christmas Sleigh grows best in the spring season, its frost tolerance ranges anywhere from -3.9° C (25° F) to 10° C (50° F). It is hardy in the zones 9b to 11b.
Aloe Christmas Sleigh requires strong, bright light. In winter, expose them to bright light and warmer temperatures. They can tolerate full sun in the summer season only when acclimated.
The succulent can be propagated by cuttings, leaves, offsets, or seeds. It does not require repotting often.
Aloe Christmas Sleigh is the perfect gift for you and your loved ones. Its ability to fully prosper both outdoors and indoors is what makes it a sought-after succulent.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Common Name||Christmas Sleigh|
|Flower||Pink/red to orange|
|Frost Tolerance||−3.9 °c|
|Growth Rate||Fast growth|
|Hardiness Zone||9b to 11b|
|Origin||kelly griffin's hybrid|
|Scientific Name||Aloe christmas sleigh|
|Sun Exposure||Partial shade|