Native range: North Africa, Arabian peninsula
Known names: Aloe vera
Hardiness: Best above freezing.
Mature Size: ~30" tall, spreads via offsets.
Light: 6-8 hours of direct sun for long-term care.
Water: Low, water several weeks after soil completely dries.
Dormancy Period: Winter
Plant Size: 4" pot
The world-famous Aloe vera is used to heal burns- only if you're not allergic to it.
This plant is best kept in a very bright room or grown outdoors in nearly full sun.