.Should I Be Worried?.

teengardener1888(NY Albany 5a)May 17, 2014

My aloe vers has been outside and it has been raining a lot. It never dries out before it rains again.

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pelargonium_gw

If possible, you should place it under roof to protect it from rain. If the potting mix is free draining, it will probably be ok.

    Bookmark   May 17, 2014 at 9:54AM
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Tiffany, purpleinopp GardenWeb, Z8b Opp, AL

I would move it too. No matter how well-drained, Aloe can't be constantly wet, especially in cooler temps. If it's raining, the sun can't shine on it anyway. If the rootball will hold together, you could slip it out of pot, set on some newspaper to dry.

    Bookmark   May 17, 2014 at 12:43PM
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christine1950

I agree with purple, get it out of the pot to dry out. Our weather isnt going to get warm enough for it to dry out before it rots. Good luck teen...
Christine

    Bookmark   May 17, 2014 at 1:51PM
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teengardener1888(NY Albany 5a)

Okay it is drying out on newspaper outside. It was in a free draining mix but im going to put it in potting mix with lots of perlite and a little orchid bark.

    Bookmark   May 18, 2014 at 9:18AM
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