Aloe vera

springroseNovember 16, 2008

Hi,

I gave my aloe vera to my boyfriend and went he planted it on ground at his place it slowly turned red instead of green. We have no idea why is this but it was able to produce flower during spring season while the rest of my aloe vera's at my place is still green but has not produced any flower this spring season. Anyone has any idea why the aloe has turned red?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
Daisyduckworth(Aust)

The leaves turn a rusty red colour when it has been over-watered.

    Bookmark   November 17, 2008 at 1:06AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
herbalbetty

I also find that aloe vera can get sunburned, believe it or not. If I place my aloe in a southern window, it gets that red coloration like a sunburn. I always have my aloe in an eastern or western window and they do fine indoors. When I take them outdoors for the summer, it's the same thing. Morning or late afternoon light is okay, but direct sun seems to burn them.

    Bookmark   November 18, 2008 at 6:36AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Mint leaves darkening and curling - HELP!!
Hey! I have an indoor mint plant that I purchased from...
James Lim
Sage Recommendations?
hey everyone Just wondering if you can recommend the...
2bcleansed
Herb Seedlings Yellowing - Basil, Oregano, Chives
I just started some herb seeds and was wondering if...
syntria
Curly leaf peppermint
Does anyone know where to obtain curly leaf peppermint...
Web Loafer
banana and lime mints
I would love to hear from anyone growing these and...
shane11
Sponsored Products
RainShield Round Table & Chairs Cover
$129.50 | FRONTGATE
Wedgwood Jasper Conran Bone China Plain Tea Saucer - White - Set of 4 - WEDG634
$60.00 | Hayneedle
Vera Gold Leaf Accent Table Lamp
$27.98 | Lamps Plus
Isola Pillowcase
$100.00 | FRONTGATE
Hartz Quick Wipes for Cats - 0864-2738
$21.99 | Hayneedle
Heather Ridge Rug 9' x 13' - ALOE/BEIGE
$5,029.00 | Horchow
Kill Aloe Natural Pine Wood Wall Art
$199.99 | zulily
Vera Flame Outdoor Area Rug - 24" x 36"
Grandin Road
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™