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Aloe Spots 'N Dots™

Aloe Hybrid 'LEO 6132'

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A unique and sought after small to medium sized tough sun perennial for Australian gardens, not just for its flowering but for its special leaf form.
    The beautifully shaped greyish leaves contain numerous 'spots and dots', even more on the underside than the upper surface. Established plants are capable of putting on an amazing show of red-to-yellow bi-coloured flowers from autumn and through winter. PBR intended.
  • Floral display through autumn and winter
  • Bird attracting
  • Tolerates hot and dry conditions as well as coping with high rainfall
  • Beautiful spotted leaves
  • Grows well is a pot or en-masse in a garden bed
  • Plant Attributes

    • Height Range: 0.3 to 0.5m
    • Spread: < 0.3
    • Position: Full Sun, Partial Sun
    • Growth Habit: Groundcover/Prostrate
    • Plant Use(s): Containers, Borders, Mass Planting
    • Suitable Climate Zone(s):
      • Tropical
      • Subtropical
      • Arid
      • Temperate
      • Cool
    • Flowering Time(s): Winter, Autumn
    • Flower Colour: Red, Yellow
    • Plant Type: Perennials

    Care Instructions

    *Plant in free draining soil
    *water sparingly (dry between waterings) in *winter and more regularly in summer
    *when planting out do not bury the neck of the plant
    *fertilise annually in spring
    *protect from severe frost
    * in some instances side shoots or pups are capable of growing. These can be removed with a knife if desired so the plant retains its shape

    Coverage

    Spread to 30cm

    General Precautions

    This plant is for ornamental use in gardens and is not for human consumption

    Sizes/Options Available

    *Tissue culture for growing on by production nurseries under licence is available through 'Tissue Culture Australia'
    *Young plants for growing on and advanced stock in 2 Litre pots for resale are available on a wholesale only basis from Aloe-Aloe Horticulture Pty Ltd

    Specifications

    Spots 'N Dots™ is a trade name and not a cultivar name. The botanical and cultivar names of this plant is Aloe Hybrid "Leo 6132'. This plant is being test marketed under section45(6) of the Plant Breeders Rights Act 1984 until 30 April 2015 after which full protection under the Plant Breeders Rights Act is intended. Unauthorised commercial propagation is prohibited

    General Retail Stockists

    Various nurseries, garden centres, chain stores and mail order distributors across Australia


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