- Blue Green Leaves
- Coral-Red Blooms
- Easy To Grow Plant
- Full Sun to Partial Shade
Are you a first-time plant owner, have a busy or hectic life but still desire to add a plant to your home? The Hedgehog Aloe is the plant you want to go with. Known for its soothing gel inside its leaves, it is also a lenient plant that can tolerate neglect and is easy to care for. Its green-blue leaves produce blooms that are coral-red in the spring to late summer.
Best Locations For Growing Hedgehog Aloe
Place the Hedgehog Aloe in your bathroom, kitchen, family room, on your front porch, in your bedroom, or take it into the office with you.
Hedgehog Aloe Sunlight Requirements
The Hedgehog Aloe will thrive when placed in a sunny spot or area. Windows that face west or east are preferable.
Hedgehog Aloe Plant Care
Deadheading is not required. Mix potting soil and sand by a 1:1 ratio for planting. Propagate through pups by separating at the root. Start with a four to six-inch pot and move up by four inches as necessary.
Watering Hedgehog Aloe
Water needs for the Hedgehog Aloe are low. During the summer keep soil damp. The remainder of the year, water once a week. Wait until soil dries between watering.
Feeding Hedgehog Aloe
Fertilizer is not necessary but if desired, feed in the spring with a succulent specific fertilizer.
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
For information on how to care for you new plant please check out our guide. Guide: How to Care for Your New Plant(s)
Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert. There are many variables outside our control and yours that can cause the demise of your plant(s). Examples would be hungry animals, drought, poor soil conditions, over watering, disease, insects & many other factors. The Plant Addicts Warranty is a 1 year warranty protecting you from all the unknowns and will replace your plant if it moves on to the plant afterlife.
The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
For more information, please go to our Shipping & Returns page at the bottom of the website.
Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.