Diana™

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Description

Trade name:  Diana™
Botanical name: Aloe Hybrid 'LEO 4325'
Description: Numerous beautiful spires of pink buds open to pale-pink turning to white- in winter- terrific flower production. A beautiful medium sized hybrid aloe which can form a stemmed plant but when mature is more likely to trail as a shrub

Plant Info

Plant Size

Medium

Habit

Stemming but shoots to form a shrub. Over time rosettes fall and trail

Suitability for potting

No

Height (approx. excluding flowers)

1.3m

Width (approx.)

0.6m

Planting Density

1 per square meter

Foliage Colour

Lime Green

Flower Colour

Pastel pink to white bicolour

Flowering Period

Winter

Water Requirement

Low but plant will benefit from water in very dry climate, particularly in summer.

Attracts Wildlife

Birds (insect eaters and nectar feeding), bees, butterflies

Disease Resistance

Highly resistant to pests and disease

Soil Type

Most soil types as long as free draining but rich soil preferred. If clay soils must raise plant so water drains away

Ability to cope with high rainfall

High

Light Requirement

Full sun

Frost Tolerance

Low

Maintenance

- Water during Summer
- Provide fertiliser/compost in Spring
- Remove old spent flowers (not necessary)
- Remove old leaves (not necessary)

Purchase Info

Legal notes:

The trademark Diana™ is owned by Aloe-Aloe Horticulture Pty. Ltd. ‘Diana™’ is a trade name and not a cultivar name. The botanical and cultivar names of this plant are Aloe hybrid 'LEO 4325'.