Aloe ciliaris Haw.
Vascular – Exotic
Herbs - Monocots
Succulent leaves, recurved, with soft teeth around the entire margins. Stems cane-like, erecrt or scrambling when among other bushes. Spikes of orange-red flowers.
Waste areas, cliffs
Not seen in NZ
Reason for introduction
Reason For Introduction
Probably exclusively vegetative in New Zealand
Apparently not formed
Vegetative spread, usually from carelessly discarded garden waste
Cold sensitive. However has been found naturalised as far south as Whanganui. Prefers hot, dry situations.