Blue Elf Aloe

Aloe 'Blue Elf'

Item 6408


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Key feature:
  • Light Needs
    Full sun to Partial sun
  • Watering Needs
    Once established, needs only occasional water.

A tough little heat-loving hydrid aloe for small spaces. Narrow upright blue-gray leaves contrast nicely with spikes of orange flowers. A favorite of hummingbirds, this minimal-care succulent thrives in poor soil and is perfect for rock gardens, water-wise borders or containers. Excellent mass planting. Foliage tips may have a reddish tinge in extreme temperatures. Evergreen.

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Average Landscape Size
Reaches 1 to 2 ft. tall and wide.
Flowering Season
Botanical Name: Aloe 'Blue Elf'
Deciduous/ Evergreen: Evergreen
Growth Rate: No
Special Feature: Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Waterwise, Year-round Interest
Foliage Color: Blue-green
Flower Attribute: Repeat Flowering ,   Showy Flowers
Bloom Time: Early winter to early spring; intermittently year-round.
Flower Color: Orange
Garden Style: Mediterranean ,   Rustic

Thrives in lean, well-drained soil. Bloom and foliage color is best in full sun. Drought tolerant once established. Water periodically during the hot season for best appearance; avoid over-watering during the cooler months. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.


Aloes can withstand periods of drought, by storing moisture in their fleshy leaves, which have a resilient waxy cuticle covering their surface. The genus name Aloe is derived from the Greek word 'alsos' which means the 'bitter juice from the leaves.

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