African Plant Database

Aloe kilifiensis Christian
Family : Aloaceae
Protologue : J. S. African Bot. 8: 169 (1942)
Information on the genus : Aloe
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, acaulescent or with a short thick stem to 30 cm high, solitary or in small groups from suckers
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Ecology : On coral rocks and white gritty soils, usually in sheltered positions in open dry bushland; 3-380 m alt.
  At the coast the wine-red flower colour is distinctive, paler red at higher altitudes.
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