Soil should be allowed to dry out between waterings. If the leaves begin to shrivel, provide the plant with water.
Aloe vera is a succulent and succulents need as much bright, direct sunlight as possible to maintain health and proper growth. Too little light will cause aloe to stretch and the leaves to become floppy and weak.
EASE OF CARE
This succulent plant is rather easy to care for provided it receives adequate light and low water.
Aloe vera is the medicinal species of aloe. The sap can be used to treat burns, soothe dry skin, or provide healing from within when blended into smoothies.
ADD A POT
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Find a pot that will work for the plant size you've selected. Tabletop pots are for plants 6" or smaller and Floor pots are for plants 8" or larger.
Most pots do not have drainage, so they can be kept in their grower's pot, or they can be planted using a light soil (like cactus) with a 1" base of pebbles in the bottom of the pot.
Pots for plants in 2", 4" or 6" grower's pots.
Pots for plants in 8", 10", 12" or 14" grower's pots.