Leon KlugeAloe dichotoma – South Africa’s quiver tree

Aloe dichotoma, or the quiver tree, is one of my favourite architectural plants as it bring a special silhouette to a hot, dry garden. But why is it called the ‘quiver tree’? Or even the ‘fridge’ tree?

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Leon Kluge

About Leon Kluge

Leon Kluge is an award-winning landscape designer who was part of the successful South African team at Chelsea in both 2010 and 2012, and the Gardening World Cup in Japan in 2011, and then won a Gold medal at the 2013 Cup. Leon is known for his modern, contemporary landscapes, sustainable community projects and his specialisation in vertical gardens. His company Leon Kluge Landscape Design is based in north-eastern South Africa.

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