Aloes in Southern Africa

Aloes in Southern Africa

Author: Gideon Smith

Publisher: Penguin Random House South Africa

ISBN: 9781920544447

Category: Nature

Page: 136

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Aloes are stately succulent plants that capture the allure of the African savanna. Aloes in Southern Africa explores the character and biology of African aloes, their habits, characteristic features and distribution in nature. It details 58 aloe and related species, cultivation and propagation, gardening styles and plants that flourish in different regions, plus medicinal, cosmetic and culinary uses. Whether you are starting a garden, redeveloping one or simply looking to expand your knowledge of these fascinating succulents, Aloes in Southern Africa will prove an invaluable guide.
Aloes in Southern Africa
Language: en
Pages: 136
Authors: Gideon Smith
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-05 - Publisher: Penguin Random House South Africa

Aloes are stately succulent plants that capture the allure of the African savanna. Aloes in Southern Africa explores the character and biology of African aloes, their habits, characteristic features and distribution in nature. It details 58 aloe and related species, cultivation and propagation, gardening styles and plants that flourish in
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