Genus of evergreen, succulent species with spiny leaves that grow in rosettes.
Latin name: Aloe vacillans
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.
Silver-green leaves with erect, conical inflorescences of red flowers, borne from spring to summer.