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Photo from Grootscholten.

It might get rather wide leaves. Photo by Geoff,

Author: Susan Carter, 1996
Family:  ALOACEAE*
Origin:  Zambia, Tanzania?
Soil:  Mix - Grit
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  5 Centimetres
Height:  7 (10) Centimetres
Flower:  Coral-Pink
Propagate:  Seeds
Names:  -
Synonyms:  -

This little member of the Aloaceae* family was given this name by Susan Carter in 1996. It is found in Zambia and maybe Tanzania, growing in a well drained soil or even grit with some water and lots of sun. The caudex can grow to five centimetres in diameter, the vines up to ten centimetres long. The inflorescence with the coral-pink flowers can reach 90 centimetres.  

The genera name is the ancient Greek and Latin name. The species name means 'fringed'.

')Accordantly to the latest taxonomic system; APG IV 2016,  Aloaceae is now part of the Asphodelaceae.