Aloe dorotheae
Aloe dorotheae
Aloe dorotheae
Aloe dorotheae
Aloe dorotheae
Aloe dorotheae
Aloe dorotheae
Aloe dorotheae

(This plant comes in a 3.5-inch pot. All 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 dorotheae is an elegant showy & evergreen succulent that has its origin in Tanzania. It comes from the Asphodelaceae family of flowering succulents. This easy-to-grow plant takes up a height of 30 cm. It is also famed in the world by its common name 'Sunset Aloe’, ‘Crimson Aloe’, and ‘Aloe harmsii’. The color-changing tendency of this aloe species makes it more interesting. When placed in light shade, it creates clumps of beautiful rosettes of bright green leaves that turn shiny bright red in direct and full sun.


Growth Rate
The Sunset aloe vera plant grows at a fast pace which means you don’t have to wait for long to see its beautiful flowers.


Flowering
Aloe crimson blooms in the winter season and produces greenish-yellow flowers with the salmon-orange-colored centers for a refreshed ambiance.


Watering
To allow Aloe dorotheae sunset succulents to thrive ideally, you should water it moderately only when the soil is fully dry. Watch for the moisture level of the soil before watering it every time. Never let it sit in water otherwise the root can easily rot.


Soil
Prefer a well-draining soil mixture to grow Crimson aloe perfectly. You can even use liquid fertilizer twice or thrice during the growing season to improve its growth.


Hardiness
The hardiness zone of this aloe species is 10a to 11b. It can live at a temperature as low as 4° C (40° F).


Light
Give this drought-tolerant succulent a full sun exposure. You can sometimes put it in light shade.


Propagation
You can easily propagate the Sunset aloe plant by three methods, including seeds, stem cuttings, and cluster division.


Aloe dorotheae crimson is widely chosen for decorative purposes owing to its foliage tone. It is a great choice for rock gardens, groundcovers, containers, beds & borders.

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Aloe dorotheae

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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, and if your order is $50.00 or more, you will get a heat pack free of charge by request. 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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