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Maiden's Quiver Tree
Scientific Name: Aloe ramosissima Pillans
Synonym: Aloe dichotoma var. ramosissima
Family: Asphodelaceae
Maiden's Quiver Tree (Aloe  ramosissima) Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 9-10

Frost Tolerance: Up to 28F (-1C)

Minimum Avg. Temperature: 50F (10C)

Heat Tolerance: Delicate in Phoenix

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Southern Africa (Richtersveld), southern Namibia

Growth Habits: Succulent bush up to 4 feet tall (1.2 m), 5 feet wide (1.5 m).

Watering Needs: Winter grower, needs little water year around

Propagation: Seeds, occasionally cuttings

This species is very close to Aloe dichotoma, although it doesn't make a trunk.

Maiden's Quiver Tree (Aloe  ramosissima)

Blooming Habits:
Yellow flowers in winter.

Fruiting Habits:

The Succulent Garden : A Practical Gardening Guide
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