Aloe dhufarensis

Aloe dhufarensis

(This plant comes in a 3.5 inch pot. All of our plants are grown under the same conditions, although not all the plants are the same. You will receive a similar plant in size and shape to the ones in the pictures. Our plants are hand-picked and carefully selected to bring you the best quality possible. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note at the checkout . The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).


Aloe dhufarensis

Origin and Habitat: Dhofar, southern
Description: It is a succulent perennial plant with solitary, stemless, rosettes up to 1.5 m tall and striking tall spikes of red to yellow flowers.
Leaves: 10-20 basal with smooth margins. Leaves are very pale blue-grey, green-grey to nearly white. Marginal teeth are absent except for some teeth in very young plants.
Flowers: Coral-red to yellow,
Blooming flowers: April and continue through June depending on the clone.

Cultivation and Propagation: full sun,
Traditional medicine: Juice from the leaves has been used to cure a range of ailments including headaches, aching limbs, diabetes, and constipation.
Traditional uses: Dried juice of Aloe dhufarensis is used in Dhofar as a yellow-orange pigment for the decoration of pottery and as a cosmetic dye used to colour neck, arms and legs in orange-yellow. Leather containers filled with dried aloe juice are sold in the markets of Dhofar.

 

Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz

Blooming Season April-june
Common Name Dhofar aloe
Dormancy -
Family Asphodelaceae
Flower Coral-red to yellow
Frost Tolerance 20°f (-6° c)
Growth Rate Fast
Hardiness Zone 9a to 9b
Height 18 inches tall
Origin Southern oman
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Aloe dhufarensis
Shape Rosette
Sun Exposure Sun to partial shade

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07/09/2022
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Aloe dhufarensis

The Aloe dhufarensis and experience with the purchase are par excellence !

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The package arrived safely and packaged se...

The package arrived safely and packaged securely; best packaging EVER! Very pleased with my product, will definitely order again. Thank you!

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Plants that are in 3.5" pots and smaller will be shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots. Any plant that is larger than a 3.5" pot WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

Depending on the species and season, 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.

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