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Aloe Vera drooping?
So my aloe vera is growing very beautifully and I think it looks great. But it’s droopy. A lot of the pictures I see of aloe vera plants are sticking straight up. Is there anything wrong with my plant?
- heart o' goldLv 72 months agoFavorite Answer
Looks totally normal to me. It's spreading out a bit because it is trying to get as much light as possible. These are really outdoor plants but need to have temperate environments to be out of doors.
I do hot glass work and have always kept aloes around for years. If you put it outside in more direct light (if it's temperate enough) it's growth will eventually become more upright.
- ?Lv 62 months ago
Aloe should have at least six hours a day of strong, direct sunlight. Lack of sunlight can weaken the leaves and cause them to flop. ... Too much water can also be an issue and lead to an aloe plant flopping over. A simple watering strategy for aloe is to wait for the soil to dry out entirely and then wet it completely.Source(s): https://vapedubai.org/
- 2 months ago
Usually this happens when it doesn't get enough sunlight and its normal when its has lots of moisture in the soil. So get it in the place where is enough sunlight, it will work .
- Jimmy CLv 72 months ago
Too much water. It drowns the roots.
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- DixonLv 72 months ago
Its only drooping because the fronds are so long. It looks a good colour to me
- Anonymous2 months ago
The plant needs a bigger pot. Do not overwater.
- jeanLv 42 months ago
are u not overwatering it as it is a type of succulant and they don't need too much water. Aloe vera is not an indoor plant. They need a lot of sun and should be outside in a warm/hot position, even on a hot window sill if u have no backyard.
- Pearl LLv 72 months ago
ask someone at a plant store about it