Aloe Vera is a hardy perennial tropical plant that can be cultivated in drought areas as well. This species is famous due to its medicinal properties. Aloe used in indigenous and Unani systems of medicine; in cosmetics. Aloe plant demands light and can grow in nutritionally weak soil also. It is stemless or short stemmed. Aloe leaves are thick, fleshy, greyish green which can grow 50 – 75 cm long. Leaf surfaces are marked with white colored spots. Completely developed plant is 60-100 cm high and matured leaves are 7-10 cm width. Aloe King is highly nutritious which is rich in Vitamins, minerals; regulate intestinal activity; fight against invaders in the body; it also neutralizes the toxicity; very much useful for Diabetes patients.
ADVANTAGES OF TISSUE CULTURE:
– True to the type
– High market value
– Healthy and disease free
– Only identified variety for consumption
– Tissue culture planting material are safer to consume whereas conventional
planting material poses the threat of heavy metal toxicity