This is a wonderful ornamental house plant. It grows as a large, low clumping form with attractive thick, pointed dark-green to bronze coloured leaves that become darker to near black under a hot summer sun. A hardy and beautiful addition to your garden space.
Aloe Black Gem are perfect for mass-planting along borders or rockeries.
|Size — 85 MM|
|Light Requirements — Full sun|
|Soil Requirements — Special potting mix, Well drained soil|
If your succulent looks like it's stretching out of its pot it's a sign it's not getting enough light. Once this happens it's difficult to get your succulent back to a compact shape. You can try propagating the plant, taking a cutting one to two inches from the plant's base. Place the cutting in a shady spot and give it just a little water (make sure it's not bone-dry) and let it re-shoot new growth.
Occasional watering needed.