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Warty Aloe
Gasteria verrucosa

Asphodelaceae (formerly Liliaceae, sometimes Aloaceae)

Succulent leaves are lanceolate, 2-ranked, dark green and covered with white warts.

Plant Form or Habit: curved

Plant Use: pot plant

Exposure: high medium

Flower Color: red, orange, pink

Blooming Period:

Height: 12 inches

Width: 12 inches

Foliage Texture: coarse

Heat Tolerance: medium

Water Requirements: low

Additional Comments: Overwatering will cause rotting. Propagate through leaf cuttings or offsets.


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