Aloe sinkatana. Fairly quick grower it is a good flowerer and an easy species to care. They do look better with some sun protection though. A young turgid plant. Aloe sinkatana usually doesn’t get larger than 6″, but clusters up to form mounds. The inflorescence is flat-topped and yellow which is unusual for aloes. Welcome to the famous Dave’s Garden website. Join our friendly community that shares tips and ideas for gardens, along with seeds and plants.

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Use of this Web site constitutes acceptance of the Davesgarden. The flowers are quite different, though, coming out in mid winter at least here in So Cal and on simple sometimes branched stalks topped with a whorl of yellow-green, dangling flowers.

The wild population has been decimated for its leaves which are valued in treatment of skin disease. Removal of old flower sunkatana ; Divide the crowded clumps periodically.

Aloe AL-oh Info Species: They grow slowly, but not agonisingly so being able to increase their width by 20 cm per year under favourable conditions.

Aloe sinkatana (Sudan Aloe) | World of Succulents

Branches below base from root. Incorrect watering, poor drainage or too much shade can lead to attack by pests and diseases. The leaf margins are tinged in pink to reddish-orange and armed with forward pointing sharp, prickly pink to brownish teeth. It has oblong white translucent blotches arranged in a series of irregular transverse bands. This, plus their succulent leaves and stems, and the presence of a thick cuticle, makes them well adapted to dry conditions[ Title Protabase – Plant Resources of Tropical Africa.


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Aloe sinkatana

Plants are usually stemless or with a short stem up to 30 cm long. The dangling flowers are pale yellow-green to bright orange, organized in simple pyramidal whorl.

It need full sun to partial shadebut plants grown in partial shade usually look healthier and more succulent. I just cant get excited about it, however- not certain why!

Some of the compounds are found in many species, whereas others occur in only a few[ Title Protabase – Plant Resources of Tropical Africa. A young turgid plant in autumn The flowers attracts hummingbirds at a time when there are not many other hummingbird flowers available. The genus name “Aloe” is derived from the Arabic, “alloch” and translated as “alla” in Greek and Hebrew, literally meaning bitter or bitter sap which is descriptive of Aloe sap. Next Article Myrtillocactus cochal Candelabra Cactus.

Fairly quick from small seedling to flowering plant.

Aloe sinkatana (Sudan Aloe)

We hope you find this new site informative and useful. Aloe sinkatana has a very small native range, occurring in a very arid region of Sudan where rainfall can be erratic. So perhaps watch the water on thi It needs strong, bright light. This plant has been said to grow in the following regions: In the winter, provide bright wloe.

The seedlings can be planted out in individual bags or containers as soon as they are large enough to handle[ Sibkatana PlantZAfrica.


It tolerates weekly watering in the summer; once a month, or not at all in the colder months of December and January. It sucker below base from root and forms large groups. Aloe sinkatana is easy to grow and adaptable, it suckers freely and can form dense groups. Dangling, bisexual, pale yellow-green to ainkatana orange, organized in simple sometimes branched pyramidal whorl on short flower stems.

Both the leaves and leaf exudate are valued for treating a variety of ailments, including skin diseases, constipation, fever, tonsillitis, haemorrhoids and inflamed colon[ Title Protabase – Plant Resources of Tropical Africa. These include congestion and irritation of the pelvic organs[ Title Protabase – Plant Resources of Tropical Africa.

On Jul 26, sinkayana, baiissatva from Dunedin, New Zealand wrote: CAM plants can fix carbon dioxide at night and sinaktana with closed stomata during the day, thus minimizing water loss. It grows in lowland plains, hills and mountains around m elevation in alow soils in semi-desert vegetation type. The leaf juice is valued locally to treat a variety of ailments including skin diseases, constipation, anthelmintic and haemorrhoids.

This is a rather prolific suckerer with the plant looking a bit like a small Aloe vera only with white spots and small spines aaloe the leaf margins. This plant will offset freely from its base. Aloe sinkatana Reynolds In: