The plant is, you can safely be classified as unpretentious. You can meet him without any problems in our homes, especially among those who love house plants who grow aloe for a reason, and actively use it to prepare various healing folk remedies. Previously, this plant stood on the windowsills and in many organizations and institutions. Today, there, it can be met less often, the preference is currently given to other ornamental plants. If your aloe is not growing yet, and you decide to plant it, then the first step, you need to prepare the right soil for it, that is, you must provide the necessary soil composition just for planting aloe. If the composition of the soil you put together correctly, then it is possible that aloe will even bloom in you, which happens very rarely.
What soil is needed for aloe? Necessary composition
Aloe, of course, cannot be attributed to capricious plants, but, nevertheless, any plants have their own specific preferences, which this agave is not without. He likes warm and bright places. So, find such a place for aloe, and maybe you are lucky to see its bloom. As they say, aloe blooms almost every 100 years. That is why, sometimes, it is also called an agave.
Good soil is a factor to which aloe is very sensitive. After all, this plant from the desert came to our window sills, therefore, the soil it needs to organize appropriate.
The easiest version of the composition of the soil under the aloe vera
Undoubtedly, the easiest solution would be to go to the store to purchase suitable soil. Now there are no problems with this. You simply buy soil for cacti, or for other succulents, and plant aloe in it. But, for example, there is hardly any such shop in rural areas, and perhaps you don’t want to buy soil at all, and you decided to plant aloe in your soil.
In fact, there are many options for preparing soil for aloe . The simplest of them is to make such a soil from turf land (we need 2 parts), leafy soil (we take it 1 part well) and humus with coarse sand (both of which are components 1 part). A broken brick brought into this composition will add to it the necessary friability, which is an important factor for aloe.