Can Aloe Vera Plants Survive in Zone 5B?

Aloe vera is a perennial succulent native to the Mediterranean region. A member of the lily family, it is hardy to zone 9. It cannot survive outdoors in zone 5, although it is a popular houseplant in colder climates.

Keywords: Mediterranean region, popular houseplant, perennial succulent

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