Aloe

Plant Care Instructions*

Plant Care*:

Temperature
Temperatures averaging 70°F/21°C - 80°F/26°C are very good and not much below 50°F/10°C.

Light
Aloe Vera thrives on bright light conditions, but not direct sunlight. Heat is fine because they react similar to a cacti in hot conditions. Bright rather than direct light, is the key.

Watering
These are succulents which are mainly made up of water and retain a lot of water in its foliage (for storage), similar to a cactus. The soil needs to be moist which is easy to check by placing a finger an inch deep into the soil to make sure it is not dry. It needs much less in the winter. 

Soil
A pot mixture used for cactus will suffice or a soil mix that drains well and is well aerated.

Re-Potting
Re-pot when the plant has outgrown its pot. It's best to re-pot the offsets (small aloes - pups) in separate pots once they have grown enough.

Humidity
Humidity is not a major concern for these, making the average room indoors sufficient.

* Standard care recommendations - you may need to adjust based on your home or office environment.

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