Genus of evergreen, succulent species with spiny leaves that grow in rosettes.
Latin name: Aloe aristata
They flourish in full sun, frost-protected sites, in light, fertile, drained soils.
Plant in rock gardens and flowerpots. Also suitable for coastal planting.
Easily propagated by division.
Heavily spined, green leaves and erect, conical inflorescences of red flowers that appear from spring to summer.