Aloinopsis malherbei
Aloinopsis malherbei
Aloinopsis malherbei
Aloinopsis malherbei
Aloinopsis malherbei
Aloinopsis malherbei

Aloinopsis Malherbei goes by the common name Miniature Blue Fan” or “Giant Jewel”. This succulent is fan or spoon-shaped. South Africa is its native place and Aizoaceae is its biological family. Being dormant in the summertime, Carillo Agave can grow up to a height of 2 inches.

Growth Rate

The Miniature Blue Fan is a slow grower and takes time to bloom out and needs to be nurtured well.

Flowering

Aloinopsis Malherbei produces yellow-colored flowers from mid-winter until early spring.

Watering and Feeding

The Giant Jewel needs to be watered all year round since it will grow only when it receives water. Keep the watering to a minimum level during the winter season. Feed the succulent only once during the growing season with a balanced fertilizer.

Soil

Use a shallow pot for the best results. The plant can do well in a variety of soil types, but they do their best in a porous potting mix as it increases drainage.

Hardiness

Aloinopsis Malherbei grows best between mid-winter and early spring. Keep in mind its frost tolerance of anywhere above -5° C (23° F). Talking about its hardiness, it comes from the zone of 10a to 11b.

Light

The Miniature Blue Fan requires full sun as the sunlight brings out the best colors. Avoid too many hours of sun exposure during the summertime. It does not appreciate full shade.

Propagation

Do it with offshoots. Remove a lateral shoot and insert it deep into the soil. The shoot should root within a month.

This excellent potted plant is ideal for both the windowsill and your garden. It is also widely used for gifting purposes.

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

Bloom Season Midwinter to early spring
Botanical Name Aloinopsis malherbei
Common Name Giant jewel plant
Dormancy Summer
Family Aizoaceae
Flower Color White/yellow
Growth Habit Branching rosettes
Growth Rate Slow
Hardiness Zone 10a to 11b
Mature Size 34 cm
Native Area South africa
Resistance −3.9 °c
Sun Exposure Full sun

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Aloinopsis malherbei

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Please note: All Landscape Ready plants that are in a 6-inch pot or larger WILL NOT come with a pot as it will be shipped bare root.

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Please note: Our large plants are many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive 100% healthy and looking great.

Please note: Our large plants are shipped bare root. They are also many years old, and as a result, they might have minor scaring but will arrive healthy and looking great.

If you live in a cold climate and 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. If you do not order a heat pack, we do not send one with your order.

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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.

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 6" and larger 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.

We ship via USPS Priority Mail, and we calculate the shipping cost based on the weight and volume of your purchase. Care instructions are included in every package you order. Please allow us up to 3 business days to process your order. Depending on your location, we will ship the plants on a certain day to avoid transit time during weekends or holidays. If you wish to receive your order on a specific date, or have special instructions, please add a note on your order. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at any time.

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Aloinopsis Malherbei goes by the common name Miniature Blue Fan” or “Giant Jewel”. This succulent is fan or spoon-shaped. South Africa is its native place and Aizoaceae is its biological family. Being dormant in the summertime, Carillo Agave can grow up to a height of 2 inches.

Growth Rate

The Miniature Blue Fan is a slow grower and takes time to bloom out and needs to be nurtured well.

Flowering

Aloinopsis Malherbei produces yellow-colored flowers from mid-winter until early spring.

Watering and Feeding

The Giant Jewel needs to be watered all year round since it will grow only when it receives water. Keep the watering to a minimum level during the winter season. Feed the succulent only once during the growing season with a balanced fertilizer.

Soil

Use a shallow pot for the best results. The plant can do well in a variety of soil types, but they do their best in a porous potting mix as it increases drainage.

Hardiness

Aloinopsis Malherbei grows best between mid-winter and early spring. Keep in mind its frost tolerance of anywhere above -5° C (23° F). Talking about its hardiness, it comes from the zone of 10a to 11b.

Light

The Miniature Blue Fan requires full sun as the sunlight brings out the best colors. Avoid too many hours of sun exposure during the summertime. It does not appreciate full shade.

Propagation

Do it with offshoots. Remove a lateral shoot and insert it deep into the soil. The shoot should root within a month.

This excellent potted plant is ideal for both the windowsill and your garden. It is also widely used for gifting purposes.

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

Bloom Season Midwinter to early spring
Botanical Name Aloinopsis malherbei
Common Name Giant jewel plant
Dormancy Summer
Family Aizoaceae
Flower Color White/yellow
Growth Habit Branching rosettes
Growth Rate Slow
Hardiness Zone 10a to 11b
Mature Size 34 cm
Native Area South africa
Resistance −3.9 °c
Sun Exposure Full sun

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