Cape Aloe
Aloe ferox
Uses: Medicinal Duration: Perennial (hardy in zones 11+)
When to Sow: Anytime Ease of Germination: Moderate
Pharmaceutical source of aloe used as a purgative. Contains anthraquinone glycosides, principally barbaloin, which are responsible for the purgative action. Also, an ingredient of the ‘Swedish Bitters’ popularized by European herbalist Maria Treben. Attractive succulent from South Africa. Adapts well to home or greenhouse environment.
S1120 Seeds $4.25/pkt
S1120 Bulk Seeds $7.00/g, $48.00/10g, $376.00/100g
Currency: United States Dollar

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