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Aloe

Aloe veraIt thrives in the desert heat - and at the same time, it's good for healing burns. All about aloe.

Aloe vera or Aloe barbiensis, the medicinal plant from heaven, is so easy to grow. It's a treatment for burns, blisters and boo-boos of all sorts.

This plant does best in a well-drained location with occasional watering. Angela O'Callaghan elaborates.

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