Aloe vera is a succulent plant species of the genus Aloe. An evergreen perennial, it originates from the Arabian Peninsula, but grows wild in tropical, semi-tropical, and arid climates around the world. It is cultivated for agricultural and medicinal uses.
Aloe vera is a longtime popular houseplant that has low-water needs and produces a gel in its leaves that’s often used in skin-care products. It’s relatively slow growing, but with good care and over time can reach 12 inches tall or more with large textural leaves.
- Enjoy it with other succulents or paired with your favorite houseplants in bright conditions.
- With good care, Aloe vera can live indoors for years.
- Excellent gift as a thank you, for a housewarming, or other event.