Also known as
Flat-Flowered Aloe, Inhlaba, Umhlaba, Bergaalwyn
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Mountain Aloe Overview
Aloe marlothii is a striking, robust, large, single-stemmed aloe with a majestic presence. The mountain aloe is without doubt one of southern Africa's most rewarding aloes to grow and adds an interesting slant to aloe culture. This is a common feature plant. ZA Distribution: Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North West.
How to propagate Mountain Aloe
By seed as soon as they are ripe.
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Other uses of Mountain Aloe
Ornamental, architectural. Used in traditional veterinary medicine to treat parasites in livestock, as well as African horse sickness.