<i>X Gastrolea</i> 'Midnight'

I Love This Plant

X Gastrolea 'Midnight'

October 30, 2009
Photo by: Chelsea Stickel

A hybrid between Aloe and close kin Gasteria, this retro succulent from Proven Winners is multipurpose indeed-a perennial in Zones 8-11, an annual in cooler zones and a great houseplant everywhere. Rosettes of red-tinged, narrow leaves are crowned by orange flowers in winter and spring.