Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate Thread
Dying aloe vera
#395465 Apr 8th, 2017 at 12:34 PM
Joined: Apr 2017
Posts: 1
Agmom13 Offline OP
Member
OP Offline
Member
Joined: Apr 2017
Posts: 1
HELP! I had my aloe vera plants inside during the winter. They were strong, green, and healthy. I took them outside last week and now they look like they are dying. The leaves are fading color and look weak. Some have brown spots on them. A few have curled leaves. We did get some cooler weather but not freezing. It has rained and pots they were in had drainage. They were in regular potting soil, I see now that's not good. Also getting afternoon sun while outside. I have them back inside and out of pots. Any advice would be appreciated. Thanks

Re: Dying aloe vera
Agmom13 #395466 Apr 8th, 2017 at 02:17 PM
Joined: Nov 2005
Posts: 36,227
Likes: 7
California Queen
30k Posts
Online Content
California Queen
30k Posts
Joined: Nov 2005
Posts: 36,227
Likes: 7
Welcome Agmom. It doesn't take freezing to shock plants with cold. It was more than likely a sudden move from the warmth indoors to outside. I grow aloe outside all year long in my SoCal garden. Sometimes through light frosts. It survives and thrives. I think yours will recover with new growth if given a chance.


~Tina
[Linked Image]
[Linked Image]

Drama Free Zone.
What every gardener loves the most, Begins and ends in rich compost. (Tina)
Re: Dying aloe vera
Agmom13 #395647 May 2nd, 2017 at 10:53 AM
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 18,182
Likes: 13
Patriot
10k Posts
Offline
Patriot
10k Posts
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 18,182
Likes: 13
Wondering if the aloe recovered because I can not grow it for some reason.


Link Copied to Clipboard
Seasonal Ticker
Gardening Links
Gardening in September
Gardening in October
Gardening in November


Shop at Amazon and Support AGF
Are you shopping online? Click this link first and A Gardeners Forum will receive a commission for your referral at Amazon.com (shopping through this link to Amazon will not have any impact on your prices at Amazon).
Like Us on Facebook
Forum Statistics
Forums65
Topics14,209
Posts234,927
Average Daily Posts9
Members15,935
Most Online10,356
Nov 2nd, 2019
Top Posters(30 Days)
Tina 97
Random Gallery Image
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.4