Succulents: Arabian Aloe in the Virtual Garden Tour at the Ohlone College Newark Center

Arabian Aloe (Aloe rubroviolacea)

  • Succulent with long, pointed leaves with prickly edges, and long spires of red flowers on tall stems
  • Native to mountainous regions of the Arabian peninsula
  • Very drought-tolerant, and enjoyed for its showy red blooms. The sap may stain pavement and clothing.
—Photo by Lenna Withrow.