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Approximately 600.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Aloe castanea is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
dk. ORANGE (YELLOW), snaky racemes in winter
sow in spring
to 1m.x10cm., GREEN - BLUE forms avail..branching plant
|Height, in meters: 4
Height, in feet: 13.20
|Aloe castanea sales history
Common names for Aloe castanea:
|Cat's Tail Aloe,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|26||: Succulent Plant Seed List|
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|37||: South African Native and Introduced Plants|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|57||: Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List|
|191||: Tropical Shrubs and Trees|
|720||: Fire Resistant Plants|
|Different classes of resistance: some grow back, some don't burn, a few have highly inflammable leaves that leave the rest of the plant intact, some trees don't have lower branches.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Aloe castanea seeds will usually germinate in 30-180 days.