Aloe Dichotoma

Aloe Dichotoma

(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 dichotoma 

It is probably the best-known aloe that form an extremely tough tree with densely rounded crown as a result of the repeatedly forked branches. It is one of the biggest members of the genus Aloe and may reach an age of over 80 years and a height of approximately 7(-9) meters with up to 1 m of diameter at ground level. This is one of the most branched and tree-like species of aloe.

Aloe dichotoma is an attractive and interesting accent plant to have in a sunny garden. It easy to grow and suited for any well drained soil in full sun. As such it is increasingly used as an ornamental plant for drought tolerant landscaping and rockeries. 

Growing rate: being able to increase its height by 10-20 cm per year under favorable conditions. It is a long lived plant and once established, it will be content in its position and with its soil for years


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Blooming Season Winter (december to january).
Common Name Quiver tree
Dormancy Summer
Family Asphodelaceae
Flower Bright yellow in color
Frost Tolerance Below 28f
Growth Rate Slow growth
Hardiness Zone 9a to 11b
Height 10 meters
Origin Southern africa
Pot Size 3.5"
Scientific Name Aloe Dichotoma
Shape Short and rounded
Sun Exposure Partial shade
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Nels V.
United States United States

Great Looking Aloe

Aloe arrived promptly and in great shape. Looking forward to watching it grow!

Daniel B.
United States United States

Perfect plants

Everything that I have bought from Planet Desert arrives in beautiful condition. Every plant is packaged perfectly, carefully and the plants are all excellent specimens. I will buy many more as soon.

Andrea F.
United States United States

They were a little sad looking!

The plant arrived on a day that was very hot! It took some care for them to perk up. I don’t think I will order in the summer time.

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Aloe Dichotoma

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SKU: 550

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Colder regions warning: If you are expecting temperatures below 40 degrees within the next five days after placing your order, we highly recommend adding a heat pack to your order. We are now offering 72-hour heat packs by request. If your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge. To prevent plants from freezing while in transit, orders placed for areas with extreme severe freezing temperatures will be held for shipment until it is safe to ship. Care instructions are included in every package you order. We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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