Turkish Delight™

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Turkish Delight - Rosewater coloured treat from the east

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Trade name: Turkish Delight™
Botanical name: Aloe Hybrid ‘LEO 419’
Description: This large aloe cultivar is capable of producing up to 21 flowers (7 large inflorescences, each with 3 racemes) giving a graceful display of pink and white in late winter. The plant has pale grey-green unusual recurving leaves.

Plant Info


Plant Size

Extra Large



Trailing form and rarely shoots

Suitability for potting


Height (approx. excluding flowers)



Width (approx.)



Planting Density


1 per 2 square meters

Foliage Colour


Pale grey green

Flower Colour


Rose pink to white bicolour

Flowering Period



Water Requirement

Low but plant will benefit from water in very dry climate, particularly in summer.

Attracts Wildlife

Birds (insect eaters and nectar feeding), bees, butterflies

Disease Resistance

Resistant to pests and disease but need to watch for aphids during hot periods with no rain

Soil Type

Most soil types as long as free draining but rich soil preferred. If clay soils must raise plant so water drains away

Ability to cope with high rainfall


Light Requirement

Full sun

Frost Tolerance


Medium (not extreme frost)



- Water during Summer
- Provide fertiliser/compost in Spring
- Remove old spent flowers (not necessary)
- Remove old leaves (not necessary)
- At maturity (after 6 years)Turkish Delight™ may need to be support by wedging a rock under it so that the rosette rights itself

Purchase Info

There is limited availability of this rare aloe cultivar nationally.
Please contact the Aloe-Aloe farm directly to source it at [email protected]

Legal notes:

The trademark Turkish Delight™ is owned by Aloe-Aloe Horticulture Pty. Ltd. ‘Turkish Delight™’ is a trade name and not a cultivar name. The botanical and cultivar names of this plant are Aloe hybrid 'LEO 419'.