Aloe forbesii - a small Socotran endemic

Walker, Colin C. (2020). Aloe forbesii - a small Socotran endemic. CactusWorld, 38(4) pp. 325–327.


Aloe forbesii, first described in 1903, is a small Socotran endemic with a chequered history. This is discussed together with details of its habitat and relationships to the other four species of Socotran aloes. The plant in cultivation is described and illustrated.

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