What is Aloe?
Aloe vera is a succulent plant species of the genus Aloe. The plant is stemless or very short-stemmed with thick, greenish, fleshy leaves that fan out from the plant’s central stem.
Aloe vera is gel from the leaves of aloe plants. People have used it for thousands of years for healing and softening the skin.
Planting tip for Aloe
- Water aloe vera plants deeply, but infrequently. …
- To ensure that you’re not overwatering your plant, allow the top third of potting soil to dry out between watering.
- Aloes prefer dry soil conditions, and should be watered sparingly, particularly in winter when sunlight becomes scarcer. Watering once a week should be sufficient in warmer months, and about once every two weeks in winter.
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