Plant Care Carmine Aloe

Carmine Aloe

Reviewed by: None | Last Updated: 11/05/2021

5.0 out of 5 (2 experiences)

Carmine Aloe has a Survivor plant personality Survivor

About Carmine Aloe

Carmine Aloe is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs very little water to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.

Plant parents describe this plant as being a survivor with only 6 being grown with Greg around the world. Check out the reviews below for more details!🌟

Carmine Aloe likes soil that is extremely well-draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.


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How to care for Carmine Aloe


How often to water your Carmine Aloe

Water needs for Carmine Aloe
0.5 cups
every 12

Carmine Aloe needs 0.5 cups of water every 12 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Carmine Aloe

Water 0.5 cups every

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Check the growing potential in your area

A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Carmine Aloe in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Carmine Aloe: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Carmine Aloe love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Carmine Aloe does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Carmine Aloe in your home 🏡.


How to fertilize Carmine Aloe

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Carmine Aloe: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Carmine Aloe after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Carmine Aloe

Carmine Aloe

Carmine Aloe

Greg recommends:


0.5 cups every 12 days


< 1ft from a window


Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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