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Common name

English: Turk's cap


Kingdom: Plantae (2659)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2572)

    Class: Liliopsida (392)

      Order: Asparagales (46)

        Family: Xanthorrhoeaceae (15)(family description)

          Genus: Aloe (12)

            Epithet: peglerae Schönland (1)

peglerae => in honour of Alice Pegler, a botanist who collected plants and insects of the Magaliesberg in 1903


Climate: sub-tropical

Habit: herb, shrub

Flower colour: orange

External links

Check for Aloe peglerae at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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