Aloe aculeata is easy to cultivate, provided it is planted in a well-drained area and given enough water but always be sure to not overwater. You can plant this aloe outdoors in raised beds and terraces as long as it is sheltered from winter rain. Alternatively, you can plant it in a pot and place it on a bright windowsill.
Aloe arborescens is a relatively easy plant to grow and is a very popular garden plant in many different countries. It needs full sun, well-drained, compost-enriched soil, and will tolerate mild frost but not severe frost. It is also fast-growing and once established can tolerate drought and neglect.
Aloe aristata can be grown indoors and outdoors. When planting this succulent in a pot indoors make sure to put your plant near a window that gets plenty of bright but also indirect light. Always rotate your plant once or twice a week to ensure that all sides get equal lighting. If you are planting outdoors make sure to provide light shade particularly during the hottest part of the day.
Aloe chabaudii is very easy to grow and requires very little care. It can be grown in containers but be sure to always use good quality, loamy sandy soil with plenty of drainage chips at the bottom of your container.
This succulent will tolerate weekly watering during summer and once a month or not at all during winter. If watered correctly this aloe will flourish and flower profusely, however it can handle long periods of drought. If you water incorrectly or have a poor drainage system or have too much shade your aloe could have an attack of pests or disease.
Aloe dorothea can be planted indoors or outdoors. When planting indoors make sure to place your plant near a window where it will get plenty of bright, indirect light. If you are planting outdoors be sure to provide light shade, particularly during the hottest part of the day.
Plant your succulents in well-drained soil formulated for cacti and other succulents, you could also make your own soil mix, remember that drainage is important if you want to prevent your roots from rotting.
Aloe gariepensis will struggle to be away from its natural home to assure success it will need hot weather conditions. For an even better chance at success consider growing the succulent in a pot as this will allow you to have more control over the conditions and environment surrounding your plant.
If you want to achieve optimal flowering be sure to plant or place your plant in full sun.
Aloe glauca should be planted in full sun or light shade. Although not ideal it can withstand cold temperatures. This succulent will produce many small offsets at the base until one gains dominance over the rest and grows tall. It will also flower year-round with bright orange-red blossoms.
Aloe grandidentata is easy to grow succulent and does well in gardens. Grow then in well-drained sandy soil in a semi-shaded or open and sunny location. You should water modestly or very sparingly during summer. They will be happiest in hot dry weather conditions and can withstand moderate frost.
Aloe greenii is an easy-to-grow stemless plant that will rapidly form large dense groups of rosettes. The leaves are bright green with greenish-white spots and pinkish-brown teeth. However, if aloe greenii is planted in full sun the green will turn a deep brown.
This succulent plant is completely drought tolerant and will look lovely in a rock garden.
Aloe hereroensis is easily grown in alkaline, well-drained soil. For optimal growth place, this succulent where is can receive full sun and irrigate carefully so that you do not overwater your plant. This aloe can grow up to one-two feet tall and have a width of 30-60cm. It is a great succulent for borders, rock gardens, beds and succulent gardens
Aloe jucunda should be planted in full sun as it needs strong light for optimal growth, This aloe prefers a warmer climate and does not handle cold well. If you live in a colder climate then it is best to plant this aloe indoors making sure to place it in an area where it will receive plenty of light
Aloe khamiesensis is best-grown seeds sown as fresh as possible preferably during summer. Use coarse river sand and cover the seeds lightly then keep it moist. After germination when your plant is around 2-3cm high you can plant overusing a sandy-loamy medium and d=feed it with an organic-based fertilizer at least once a month.
Aloe maculata as with most succulents will require little water to grow. You should never leave this aloe to sit in stagnant water, and always be sure to not overwater your plant. It will need bright and strong light for it to grow up healthy and once acclimated it will be able to handle the full summer sun.
Aloe pretoriensis will grow well in a pot plant or in cultivation, it works particularly well in water-wise gardens and rockeries, and like a lot of succulents it does well in full sun and should be planted in well-drained soil. During hot weather be sure to water your aloe once a week and only twice a month under normal summer temperatures and only once a month during winter.
Aloe pretoriensis will grow well in a pot plant or cultivation, it works particularly well in water-wise gardens and rockeries, it will grow well in semi-shaded areas with morning sunlight and afternoon shade. It should be planted in well-drained soil. During hot weather be sure to water your aloe once a week and only twice a month under normal summer temperatures and only once a month during winter.
Plant your aloe speciosa where it will receive plenty of sun, this aloe will flourish well if you use fertile sandy-loam soil. This succulent is very adaptable and will tolerate various soil types, just make sure that the soil you use is well-drained, it could even be slightly acid to alkaline. Be sure to use plenty of bonemeal and provide an annual compost dressing.
To plant your aloe vera successfully you will need to make sure you place it somewhere that it will receive plenty of bright indirect sunlight. Direct sunlight will most likely dry out your plant too much and this will cause your aloe leaves to turn yellow. It is recommended that when planting your succulent to use a container/pot made out of terra-cotta or something similar with a porous material.