Aloe maculata All., Auct. Syn. 13 1773. (Syn: Aloe disticha Mill.; Aloe gasterioides Baker; Aloe grahamii Schönland; Aloe latifolia (Haw.) Haw.; Aloe leptophylla N.E.Br. ex Baker; Aloe macracantha Baker; Aloe maculosa Lam.; Aloe picta var. major Willd.; Aloe saponaria var. latifolia Haw.; Aloe spuria A.Berger; Aloe trichotoma Colla; Aloe umbellata DC.);
S. Africa: Cape Provinces, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Northern Provinces; Introduced into: Argentina Northeast, Baleares, Corse, Italy, Mauritius, Mexico Central, Mexico Northeast, New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Norfolk Is., Portugal, Queensland, Réunion, South Australia, Spain, St.Helena as per POWO;
Common name: Soap Aloe, Zebra Aloe, African Aloe, Broadleaf aloe

Aloe maculata ??
pls validate
from cactus park Panchkula

Aloe maculata



Aloe maculata All. ?? : Attachments (5)- around 700 kb each.
Location:  Manju Park, Soureni, India 
Date: 6 May  2018
Altitude: 2900 ft
Habit : Cultivated

yes most likely, spotted, and thorns pointing straight out almost 90 degrees or slightly downwards.
Aloe maculata
often grown in houseplants 


Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f. : 5 images- 6 to 7 mb each.
Location: ICIMOD, Godawari
Date:  7 January 2020
Elevation: 1474m.
Habitat: Cultivated

To me appears more closer to images and details at Aloe maculata All. rather than those at Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.



Aloe for ID : Nairobi,Kenya : 110912 : AK-3:
Pictures taken on 30/1/2009 in Nairobi.
Flowers look different than the ones we normally see in Aloe.
Id please.

may be aloe arboresences

This could be Aloe maculata as pictures on searching look similar.

efi page on Aloe maculata

Really cannot tell species of Aloe from flowers alone, need a look at the leaves, size of plants, then maybe.

Fully agree with …

My search led to the Soap Aloe, Aloe maculata.



Plant for ID – 090711 – RK-2:
Request ID. Is this Bromeliad or Aloe? Pic taken – April 2011
Los Altos.
Cactus variety?

aloe vera flowers

This looks different from images at Aloe vera (L.) Burm.f.

I hope A. maculata


Aloe maculata from SFO Botanical Garden-GS21022022-1: 3 very high res. images.
Aloe maculata photographed from San Francisco Botanical Garden, California, 2-6-2019