Aloe aristata is succulent with no stems; in the forms of rosettes, the leaves grow. The succulent is ambrosia, and its flowers are in a tube shape, orange in color. This succulent plant also knows as Lace aloe.
The birds, bees are attracted to the plant. The Aloe aristata belongs to the family Asphodelaceae and native to South Africa.
Aloe aristata”Lace aloe” belongs to South Africa. The succulent does well in not cold, hardy zones, and the plant refines as a garden across the world.
It grows well in well drain soil. It does not develop properly in cool temperatures, as it loves warm condition climates.
Common Care and Propagation Information
How to water?
It tolerates dry climates and gives the best results. Does not water the aristaloe plant regularly in the cool season Just Water the plant as the soil dries completely, moisture the earth in the winter season? Water the plant in its base instead of on leaves. Depend on weather conditions water the plant.
Make the soil dry totally in the space of every watering. Water the plant rarely in cooler months. Make a plan to water the plant in the months of winter and spring. Do not overwater the plant. If you overwater the plant, it may die and may cause fungal diseases.
How to grow Lace Aloe?
Aloe aristata grows well in dry soil, and it likes bright sunlight. Do not water the plant, as it is in dormancy period, and water the plant slightly. The plant may stretch, as it does not get enough sunlight.
The succulent does not grow well if it does not receive enough sunlight and more than enough light; as it gets, the plant may feel stress and changes its color.
How to propagate?
You may propagate with stems and the leaves cutting of the plant. Choose a healthy plant and pluck one of the stems, which look healthy from the centre of the plant. Leave it for few days and plant the stem in the same soil mix.
Now push the branch deeper into the soil, and sprinkle water on it, leave it. Please place it at a moderate temperature and moisture it once a week. After few days, you may observe the new plant.
Fertilize the Lace Aloe plant only once per month as it begins to grow. Use fertilizers that are water-soluble and do not use granular fertilizers. Before you feed, water the plant regularly.
The plant is best for healing wounds and many skin issues. It is best for heart diseases, asthma.
The aloe aristata roots are useful for wound healing, in Ayurveda, as it helps in healing of sounds and helps to improve the immune system. It does well as a houseplant, and it gives a fascinating look in gardens.
How to Re-pot Lace Aloe Plant
It is best to re-pot this plant in the spring season; choose a new shallow container for re-potting, as every baby plant needs its pot. We need to select the bigger pool than the solder pot, as it forms stems when its roots are bound.
Do not bury the leaves nearer to the soil as it causes the plant to rot. Choose cacti potting mix to re-pot, and leave it few days before you water.
Aloe Aristata in indoor
In temperate climates, the plants need to take inside during the coldest weather and bright sunlight during the summer. It requires very little maintenance.
An easy, attractive succulent makes a great indoor companion. Keep the Lace aloe plant in a pot near a kitchen window for occasional use but avoid having the sunrays that hit it directly. It grows best indoors as a houseplant.
Aloe Aristata in Outdoor
Keep the succulent under bright light and avoid t keep under the sunlight during the hot season. It can do well in partial shades. Insufficient light will cause plants to be etiolated.
It is better to keep it outdoors in the very warmest regions. Always try to keep the Lace aloe plant in indirect sunlight in the warm season.