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To strengthen the plant and to help it grow faster the Dude recommends utilizing his BioShot when planting succulents. This helps with their sturdiness as a plant and their overall health.
*The plant pictured is not necessarily the plant you will receive, but will be same size and shape*
Common Name: Hedgehog Aloe
Scientific Name: Aloe humilis 'Hedgehog'
-Care Recommendations By The Dude-
Best for These Animals:
Bio Dude Substrates: TerraFirma, TerraSahara, Some TerraAranea
Soil Depth: Shallow to Moderate with proper drainage
Humidity & Misting: 0%-40% / Not Required
Mature Plant Size & Root System: This Aloe will mound and get large with age, producing many pups from around the base which can be easily pruned. This Aloe has tiny spines which are flexible and NOT sharp! / Shallow, wide fibrous root system
Temperature Tolerance & Placement in the Terrarium: High / Front (low) or corner placement recommended
Edible & Side Effects if Ingested: Non-Toxic if consumed though this Aloe is typically used for ornamental not edible purposes. When ingested succulents help re-hydrate your pet as well as provide enrichment for your animals by allowing them to instinctively forage for food.
Pot Size & Packaging: A Single 4" pot Aloe Hedgehog plant Shipped bare root wrapped in newspaper