Aloe Vera


 
Air Purification Rating
Competent at removing chemical vapours and easy to maintain.
Summary
Aloe Vera has been used for medicinal purposes for over 3,000 years for the treatment of ailments ranging from skin burns to arthritis. Aloe is cultivated for use in thousands of commercial products and is particularly prevalent in cosmetics and moisturisers.
Aloe is a succulent which, similar to the snake plant, orchids and bromeliads, differs from most houseplants because it released oxygen and absorbs carbon dioxide during the night. This makes Aloe a popular plant for bedrooms.
Family
Liliaceae
Origin
South Africa
Care and Maintenance
Water and feed moderately in spring and summer. Water sparingly in winter without feeding.
Light Conditions
Full sun to semi sun
Temperature
18-24 degrees celsius 
Do not expose to temperatures lower than 4 degrees in winter
Pests and Problems
Very resistant to pests.