Plant Care Krantz Aloe
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Krantz Aloe

4.8 out of 5 (9 experiences)

Krantz Aloe has a Survivor plant personality Survivor
Krantz Aloe has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower

Also known as

Candelabra aloe, Candelabra aloe, krantz aloe and torch aloe

Taxonomy

Aloe arborescens
Aloe
Asphodelaceae
Asparagales

How to care for Krantz Aloe

Water

How often to water your Krantz Aloe

Water needs for Krantz Aloe
0.5 cups
every 12

Krantz 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 Krantz Aloe

Water 0.5 cups every
12

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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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 Candelabra aloe in your home

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

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

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

Krantz Aloe does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Krantz Aloe

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Krantz 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 Krantz Aloe after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

Care Summary for Krantz Aloe

Krantz Aloe

Krantz Aloe


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 12 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

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

What other plant parents say

Krantz Aloe has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 5
Krantz Aloe has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 3
Krantz Aloe has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 1
Krantz Aloe has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 1
Annanebbia avatar
@Annanebbia
leaf-1 6 Plants
xp 92 XP
globe London, England
06/16/2021

Be careful of putting it in the direct sun during summer

Fast grower Fast grower
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Survivor Survivor
Plantlife avatar
@Plantlife
leaf-1 56 Plants
xp 6,688 XP
globe Miami, Florida
05/04/2021

This plant is so easy and surprises you with a beautiful bloom from time to time.

Survivor Survivor
Lilyyandow avatar
@Lilyyandow
leaf-1 45 Plants
xp 519 XP
globe Bedford, New Hampshire
02/16/2021

literally has been through so much

Survivor Survivor

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