Aloe Petricola Stone Aloe
(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 Petricola has its origin in South Africa and is commonly known as “Stone Aloe”. The height of this succulent plant reaches from 18 to 24 inches. Belonging to the Asphodelaceae family, Aloe Petricola is winter-dormant and mainly grows in rocky locations.
The growth rate of Aloe petricola is fast.
These plants bloom in stunning greenish colors in mid-summer.
Water and Feeding/Fertilizer
The Stone aloe plant needs less water as overwatering will lead to damage. The best way to water this variety is by using the soak and dry method.
This succulent plant grows in different soil types, including clay-like or sandy. It needs well-drained soil with pH.
Aloe petricola belongs to the hardiness zone of 9a to 11b and has a frost tolerance of 33° F (0.5° C).
This stemless plant needs full to partial sun to grow. It thrives well in bright sunlight.
The propagation of Stone aloe is done through offsets, cuttings, leaves, or seeds. This succulent plant does not need repotting.
Aloe Petricola or Stone Aloe will make your garden look beautiful with its attractive flowers. It is perfect for beginner gardeners.
Some of the information in this description has been found at desert-tropicals.com, llifle.com and cactus-art.biz
|Blooming Season||Mid summer|
|Common Name||Stone aloe|
|Frost Tolerance||33 f|
|Growth Rate||Fast growth|
|Hardiness Zone||9b to 11b|
|Height||18 to 24 in|
|Scientific Name||Aloe petricola|
|Sun Exposure||Full to part sun|