Break off a small piece of the Aloe Vera’s thick leaves and squeeze the juice onto minor burns and skin troubles for quick soothing relief.
In pots or in the garden, it loves full sun or part shade. Just make sure to keep the crown above the ground.
Weekly water in summer, less in winter. Can handle neglect.
Doesn’t mind an annual fertiliser. You can re-pot the younglings as they poke their heads through.