Help with ID?

greendale(6B)April 29, 2014

It is flowering, may we get a positive ID? And what happened to those brown leaf tips?

Thanks a lot.

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pirate_girl(Zone7 NYC)

It's an Aloe of some kind. I don't know abt the damage, could be sunburn or mechanical? Just guessing.

Congratulations on the bloom, good for you! Did you manage that indoors? If so, I'm jealous.

    Bookmark   April 29, 2014 at 9:36PM
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cactusmcharris

I say it's a Gasteraloe, but I don't know which one.

    Bookmark   April 29, 2014 at 9:38PM
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greendale(6B)

Yes, indoor only. It sits on a southern windowsill. Not mechanical damage as I have it for almost one year now.

    Bookmark   April 29, 2014 at 10:00PM
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tsugajunkie z5 SE WI

Chlorine, chloramine or fluoride in city water can do that.

tj

    Bookmark   April 30, 2014 at 6:23AM
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KittieKAT

Yes city water can be horrible for plants, i spoil my plants way to much and buy only purified water

    Bookmark   April 30, 2014 at 9:21AM
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KittieKAT

Yes city water can be horrible for plants, i spoil my plants way to much and buy only purified water

    Bookmark   April 30, 2014 at 9:22AM
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rosemariero(Z9 SW SUNDiegoCA)

Yes, xGasteraloe (cross between Gasteria & Aloe aristata). Maybe one named 'Cosmo'.

    Bookmark   April 30, 2014 at 10:12AM
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Sundewd(9B)

I have an Aloe 'Flow' that looks very similar to that... but I agree. It's some sort of Aloe/gasteraloe hybrd of some sort.

    Bookmark   April 30, 2014 at 6:31PM
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kristy411

I have one of these and it is refered to as a Zebra Plant (Haworthia fasciata variegata) It's a winter grower and is dormmant in summer. I have one but it is much smaller and had not bloomed yet.

    Bookmark   April 30, 2014 at 8:37PM
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greendale(6B)

thanks all. by compare the pictures on the net and this link. I got it from home depot too. I think it is xGasteraloe 'Cosmo'. Thanks

Here is a link that might be useful: same plant

    Bookmark   April 30, 2014 at 8:56PM
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pirate_girl(Zone7 NYC)

Sorry Kristy, that's not a Haworthia (of which I grow several). It's Aloe or GasterAloe, the bloom is wrong for Haworthias.

    Bookmark   April 30, 2014 at 9:18PM
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