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Common name

English: Bitter Aloe, Cape Aloe

German: Kap-Aloe

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2597)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2496)

    Class: Liliopsida (387)

      Order: Asparagales (44)

        Family: Xanthorrhoeaceae (15)(family description)

          Genus: Aloe (12)

            Epithet: ferox Mill. (2)

ferox => strongly fortified with thorns or spines

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: red, orange

External links

Check for Aloe ferox at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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