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Beautiful Black Thorn Aloe - Fresh Seeds

Beautiful Black Thorn Aloe - Fresh Seeds

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Beautiful Black Thorn Aloe - Fresh Seeds

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Beautiful Black Thorn Aloe - Fresh Seeds
 
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DESCRIPTION

Aloe melanacantha - Black Thorn Aloe

You are bidding for a pack of 5 seeds.

A distinctive medium sized Aloe, even when not it flower. It is fiercely armed with spines on the undersides and margins of the leaves which turn black with age. Widespread across much of South Africa, it grows either singly or in groups of up to ten plants.

Growing little more than 90 cm tall, the rosettes are a similar diameter. Flowering occurs in summer, although in the Northern hemisphere this may happen towards the latter half of the summer and into the autumn as is the case with many Aloes. The flowers are borne on tall (1 metre or more) spikes and are red in colour. The flowers may be followed by seed pods where pollination has occurred .

The plant may flower in 5 years from seed in it's natural state, but in the far better conditions it will find in cultivation, this is likely to happen much more quickly. It is not reliably hardy so should be grown in a pot or pan and brought in during cold weather or grown as a greenhouse specimen or as a houseplant.

Growing Instructions

I always sell seeds that I have experience of growing so the instructions provided represent 1st hand experience. These instructions may change over the course of time (as I find out more about the plants and seeds) but the details that you will be provided with, at purchase, represent the latest version. If you have any questions concerning the culture requirements of this or any other item I am selling please contact me:

I will be happy to provide extra details you require.

Bidding on more than 1 item?

I will always combine shipping wherever this is possible and all auctions finishing within a SEVEN day period will qualify.  If I have not sent an invoice, please e-mail me for a combined invoice when you have finished bidding/buying, doing this will almost certainly save you money. 

Due to the varying weights of the seeds it is not possible to apply a standard discount without overcharging for the majority of cases.  Additionally I cannot apply a postal discount unless PayPal payments are combined.

General Disclaimer

All seeds sold are fresh and are stored in conditions suitable to promote the viability of that particular type of  seed.  All plants are guaranteed to be free from disease when supplied. 

Germinating seeds and growing plants are subject to many other factors including the conditions under which they are raised (including but not limited to: Light, moisture, soil, humidity) and the skill of the individual grower.  As the vendor, such  factors are completely outside of my control and all seeds and plants are supplied on this basis.

 

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Buyers should be aware of all of the import regulations for their own country and will be responsible for adhering to all rules and restrictions.  Plants and seeds are only supplied on the basis that the buyer accepts this condition.

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PAYMENT DESCRIPTION
I accept PayPal, or . If bidding on more than one item please email me for a combined postage quote as this may save you money. International customers please pay by PayPal. If paying by PayPal please combine multiple orders together into one payment.

Postage & Handling

International customers - streamlined postage for all seed orders

I will now only be charging two rates for postage for all orders of seeds REGARDLESS of the number of packs bought.

  1. European Rate
  2. Rest of World Rate

Once these rates roll out across my listings, I will once more 'trust' the automated check out process, to make things simpler

These new rates reflects the fact that I use PayPal postage for all my orders and these are the rates I need to charge to use this service

This should allow me to dispatch your orders more rapidly than before as I will not need to visit the Post Office for the majority of the orders, normally inside 24 hours - although at busy times this may take a little longer




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