Aloe Vera Plants
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Something is growing out of my Aloe plant.

Zone 01810 | Gwang313 added on January 26, 2019 | Answered

The something looks like a worm but is not living, at least i dont think it is. It is hard and does not move when i poke it with a pencil. However i am worried because it is problobly bad for my plant. It is growing out from the stem in the center..

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BushDoctor
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Answered on January 26, 2019

There is nothing to worry about. This is an aerial root. Just a root that has formed outside of the soil. Nothing will really come of it, and it won't harm the plant. Just let it continue on.

This article will give you more information on the care of aloe: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/aloe-vera/aloe-vera-plant-care.htm

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